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Frances, Colette

Colette Frances, beloved wife of Randy Strandberg of Calgary, gently passed away on Saturday, May 15, 2004 at the age of 45 years.

Colette was born in Yorkton, SK on September 15, 1958. She enjoyed reading, writing, gardening, gathering with family and friends and time spent outdoors. She loved traveling particularly to the west coast to visit her parents and be by the ocean.

Besides her loving husband Randy, Colette is remembered by their daughter Gabrielle; her sons, Sean and Raymond and their father Terry McMahon all of Calgary; her mother Doreen Witzell, her father Lou and wife Gail Beaucage and their son Lowell all of Vancouver Island, BC; her sister, Denise Golden and partner John Robertson; her brother Jeff and sister-in-law Wendy Beaucage of Calgary, and brother Mars Joseph of Osoyoos, BC; her father and mother-in-law Lloyd and Elsie Strandberg of Calgary; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Colette was predeceased by her brother Adrian Beaucage in 1987.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 from 7:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. A Celebration of Colette’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 1:00 P.M.. To forward condolences go to If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, or directly to Canadian Blood Services, 737 13th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB Telephone: (403) 410-2650

In living memory of Colette Frances, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.

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