August 15, 1923 – November 10, 2010
Elsie Grundy passed away peacefully in her sleep at the McKenzie Towne Retirement Residence on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at the age of 87 years.
Elsie was born on August 15, 1923 in Carlisle, England. Elsie immigrated to Winnipeg, Manitoba in April 1954 with her husband Eric, son Barry and daughter Diane. She spent many years working in downtown Winnipeg at Eaton’s Department Store selling Revlon products. Elsie was dedicated to her family and was a great role model for her children and grandchildren.
Elsie will be lovingly remembered by her sister Sylvia; two sons and daughters-in-law, Barry and Sharon and Jeff and Penny; one daughter Diane; grandchildren, Chris (Heidi), Kyle (Kirsteen), Nicole and Sean; and her great-grandchildren, Nathan and Kira. Elsie was predeceased by her husband Eric; sisters, Mary, Anne and Lorna; and her brothers, William, Stanley, John and Ronald.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Celebration of Elsie’s Life at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com.
In living memory of Elsie Grundy, 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