December 12, 1929 – April 9, 2010
Thordis Gutnick (nee Asgeirsson) passed away peacefully at home on Friday, April 9, 2010, surrounded by her much loved family and Linda, a wonderfully caring nurse.
Thordis (Mom, Amma) is survived by Nelson, her husband of fifty-five years; her four children, David (Loreen Pindera), Reva (Tomas Allen), Tannis (Bernard Feys), and Anna Lisa; by her loving grandchildren, Signy, Stefan, Iléana (and her mother, Carolyn Perkes), and Geovanni; her sister, Anna Pearce (Lorne Pearce, deceased) and her four children, Ingrid, Mark (Regina), Erik and Cameron (Mary Ellen); and by her brother-in-law Jim Struthers (her sister, Olina Struthers, deceased) and son Jamie Struthers (Ethel).
A Memorial Service to honour Thordis’ life will be held at the Unitarian Church of Calgary (1703 – 1st Street N.W.) on Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca, or plant some wild flowers in a place you love.
In living memory of Thordis Gutnick, 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