Doreen Gallivan of Calgary passed away peacefully at the Rockyview General Hospital, after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease, on Thursday, March 16, 2006 at the age of 78 years.
Doreen was born on May 21, 1927 in Edmonton, AB. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law Dan and Trudy Slattery and their children, Kaitlyn and Patrick, all of Calgary; grandchildren, Danielle Scott and her fiancÚ Jason Medwid of Calgary and Mike Scott of Anchorage, AK; as well as the Gallivan family, Chris and Kent, Terry, Don and Diane, Paul and Sue, Connie and Dan; and numerous grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother Jack and Gloria McLean; and sister Betty and Gordon Thomson and their families, all of Edmonton, AB. She was predeceased by her first husband Joe Slattery; daughter Carol Scott; and second husband Jack Gallivan.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Monday, March 20, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Parkinson’s Society of Southern Alberta, #102, 5636 Burbank Crescent S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 243-9901, www.parkinsons-society.org.
In living memory of Doreen Gallivan, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 Bannister Road S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences