September 22, 1924 – January 10, 2013
The family of Selma Hagel says goodbye to a gentle soul. Selma passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the age of 88 years.
Born September 22, 1924 on the family farm at Beiseker, AB, Selma was the fifth child of Ed and Frances Hagel. After leaving Beiseker, she joined the Ursuline Order where she spent twenty-five years before moving to Calgary where she has since resided. Selma was a shy, quiet person who enjoyed family gatherings and celebrations. She had a great sense of humour and enjoyed people, baking and crocheting in her quiet manner.
Selma is survived by her sister Helen Armitage; and her brothers, Pat (Jean), Rev. Jim Hagel, Leonard (Lucille) and Donald. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Selma was predeceased by her parents Ed and Frances Hagel; her siblings, Mary (John), Louis (Anna Mary), Ed (Julia), Francis, Raymond (Eva), and Rev. Martin Hagel; and her two brothers-in-law, Glen Armitage and Don Morrow.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be concelebrated at St. Luke’s Catholic Church (Corner of Northmount Drive & Northland Drive N.W.) on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow in the Good Shepherd section of Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Selma Hagel, 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