Born June 6, 1952, mom succumbed to cancer on May 10, 2008 at the age of 55.
She was predeceased by her husband Terry of twenty-five years on July 8, 1998. Tena will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed by her daughters, Katrina (Kevin) and Teresa (Oliver); and grandchildren, Jaeden, Vanessa and Lorenzo. She is also survived by her father Gerrit Van Laar; sisters, Theodora, Agnes (Tom) and Jacqueline (Lynn), all of Ontario; brother Chris of Calgary; as well as her nieces, nephews and friends from Ontario and Alberta.
Friends are invited to a celebration of life at the McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, June 6, 2008 anytime between 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. “Mom’s girls” wish to thank the Drs and staff from FMC Units 61A and 42b, Dr. Falk, the Home Care nurses (Teresa & Lynne) as well as the staff of the Glenmore Auxiliary Hospital and finally the Chinook Hospice for helping to make mom’s last seven months as comfortable as possible.
In living memory of Tena Gray, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES.Print This Obituary & Condolences