July 11, 1943 – August 12, 2011
Barbara Gillingwater of Calgary passed away on Friday, August 12, 2011 at the age of 68 years.
Barb was born in Calgary and raised in the community of Inglewood and attended Western Canada High School. She worked over thirty years in the oil and gas industry with Nexen (CanOxy).
Barb is survived by her daughter Sue Gillingwater (Sid Talbot); two sons Brent Gillingwater and Chad Gillingwater and his wife Kimberly; five grandchildren, Alannah-Leigh, Tyrin, Dylan, Talon and Cadin and extended family. She was predeceased by her parents, Florence and William Alway; two brothers Bob and Bill.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, August 16, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to United Way of Calgary and Area, #600, 1202 Centre Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 5A5 Telephone: (403) 231-6265, www.calgaryunitedway.org or directly to the Bethany Care Foundation for Bethany Harvest Hills, c/o #1001 – 17th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 2E5 Telephone: (403) 210-4600, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In living memory of Barb Gillingwater, 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