March 22, 1939 – September 29, 2011
Ruth Harrison of Calgary passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 72 years.
Ruth is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Leon and Sandy Harrison; daughter Sheryl Harrison; seven grandchildren and a great-grandson. She is also survived by her sister Virginia McGillis, her brother Peter McGillis, brother-in-law Randall Bucar, nieces and nephews. Ruth was predeceased by her son Ricky Harrison; her daughter Audrey Harrison; her sisters Violet Bucar and Betty Ann Wells; and her parents Jim and Anne McGillis.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, October 7, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Foothills Country Hospice Society, P.O. Box 274, Okotoks, AB, Telephone: (403) 995-4673, www.countryhospice.org.
In living memory of Ruth Harrison, 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