January 11, 1951 – July 4, 2012
It is with great sadness we announce that Elaine passed away peacefully at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary on Wednesday, July 4, 2012.
Elaine was born in Brandon, MB and raised on a farm in Souris, MB. She completed a “computer program” at Red River College the first year it was offered and later obtained her MBA from UBC in Vancouver, BC. Her family always enjoyed visiting Elaine at her numerous job locations: Winnipeg, Vancouver, San Francisco, Dallas, Ottawa, and Calgary.
Elaine is survived by her sisters, Judy (Randy) Scott of Gibsons, BC and Lee (Larry) Alford of Swan River, MB; and her nephews, Matthew and Peter Scott and Brian and Bradley Alford. She was predeceased by her parents David and Hilda Friesen.
A family gathering will be held in Manitoba. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Her family extends sincere gratitude to the doctors and nurses at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.
In living memory of Elaine Friesen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences