March 10, 1919 – May 31, 2011
Florence May Fraser of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday May 31, 2011 at the age of 92 years.
Florence was born on March 10, 1919 in Winterburn Alberta to her loving parents Mary and George Gordon immigrants from Aberdeenshire Scotland. She lived in Edmonton all her life and moved to Calgary in 2003 to be closer to her family. Florence was an avid, nurturing gardener. Her passion for the Edmonton Oilers was and her ability to keep accurate and detailed statistics on all their games was unrivalled. Flo was very caring, compassionate and happy to help with anything needed.
Florence is survived by her sons; George (Karen), Gordon (Mariana) and Douglas, by her grandchildren; Gregory (Ann), Amber (Ryan), Saundra, Tyler, Neal, Trevor, Jason (Tanya) and Jill (Brian) as well as her great-grandchildren Colton, Ava, Karley, Luke, Ashleigh, Zackery, Malcolm, Nolan and Braden.
She was predeceased by her parents; husband John, brother John Ralph, sisters Mary “Doll” Hacking and Williamina “Minnie” Orton.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) today Thursday, June 2, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Friday, June 3, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to give their heart felt thank you to all the wonderful staff at the Bethany Care Centre Harvest Hills for the love and care they provided for Florence. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Administrative Office, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton AB T5H 4K1. Tel: (1-866) 950-5465, www.alzheimer.ab.ca .
In living memory of Florence Fraser, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences