February 9, 1920 – October 18, 2009
Beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, Irma passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 18, 2009, at the age of 89 years, with her loving family by her side.
Irma was born in Carsland, AB in 1920. She grew up in the rural farming community until marrying Frank on April 2, 1943 after which they resided briefly in High River before moving to Calgary.
Irma is survived by her daughters Maureen (Jim) and Kim; her son Michael (Mary Ann); as well as her grandchildren, Brian, Michael, Erin, Madison, and Matthew; and great granddaughter Taylor. She is also survived by four brothers, Duane, Bill, Don, and Bev; and four sisters, Lois, Barbara, Phyllis, and Lynne. Irma was predeceased by her husband Frank in 1985, as well as brothers, Douglas and Stanley; and sister Donna.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, October 22, 2009 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, October 23, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. We are very grateful for the care and support at both the Foothills Medical Centre and Bow View Nursing Home. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Irma’s honour may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. TELEPHONE: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences