September 4, 1917 – Hazenmore, Saskatchewan
January 24, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta
Vera Goertzen (nee Pilgrim), beloved wife of the late Jack Goertzen, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the age of 97 years.
She was born September 4, 1917 in Hazenmore. She lived in Swift Current while raising her family before settling in Calgary in 1969.
Vera is survived by her son Jim; daughter and son-in-law Bette and Ron Lewis, all of Calgary; six grandchildren, Kelly, Karen, Wade, Marnie, Tara, and Craig; and four great-grandchildren. Vera was predeceased by her husband Jack; daughter-in-law Roberta; her parents; and four siblings.
Vera was loved by all who knew her.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Vera Goertzen, 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