October 19, 1928 – Gull Lake, SK
October 30, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Coletta Gerard, born in Gull Lake, Saskatchewan October 19, 1928 passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the age of 86 in Calgary.
Coletta is remembered by family and friends for her love of gardening and playing games and cards. She was an active member of the Catholic Women’s League in Creston, BC, and was an avid crafter, participating loyally in the Creston Fall Fair.
Coletta is survived by her children, Rita O’Halloran (Doug) of Balzac, AB, Berniece Hall (Jack) of Airdrie, AB, Dennis Gerard (Dayna) of Hunter River, PEI, Ross Gerard (Jennifer) of Sault Ste Marie, ON and Terry Gerard (Petra) of Victoria, BC; grandchildren, Kara, Christopher (Sarah), Carmen (Tony), Kelsey (Ryan), Torie, Ashlee (Nathan), Kristen (Kevin), Andrew (Jennifer), Ryan, Finn, and Piers; great-grandchildren, Ryder, Layton, Carter, Julian, and Brock. She was predeceased by her husband Alex Gerard; her parents Anthony and Appolonia Ruetz; her brothers Joseph, Leo, Cletus, and Father Albert Ruetz.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Catholic Church (1305 Main Street S., Airdrie, Alberta) on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Creston, BC. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tom Baker Cancer at: http://albertacancer.ca/Tom-Baker-Cancer-Centre
In living memory of Coletta Gerard, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: 403-948-1100Print This Obituary & Condolences