April 9, 1916 – December 25, 2011
Dorothy Winnifred Hebert passed away peacefully at St. Michaels Health Care Centre in Lethbridge, AB on December 25, 2011.
Dorothy was born April 9, 1916 in Granum, AB. She attended Garbutt Business School and later worked for the United Grain Growers and Fritz Sick Brewery in Lethbridge. Dorothy and Jack were married in April 1945. Following the war, they settled in Lethbridge where her children Rick and Mary were born. The family relocated to Calgary in 1954. She became an ardent Stampeder football and chuckwagon racing fan and enjoyed playing the “one armed bandit”. She was a longtime member of the Catholic Women’s League and the Federal Liberal party. Her other interests included gardening and sewing club.
Dorothy is survived by her son Rick (Dee), grandchildren Lorraine (Laurence), Nicole (Ron), Candace (Ryan), Jackie and Danny (Stephanie) as well as five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Jack; her daughter Mary; her parents Jack and Mae Boyle; sisters Kathleen, Eileen and Jacqueline; and her brother Dudd.
Funeral Mass will be concelebrated at Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (835 Northmount Drive N.W.) on Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Services to follow at Queens Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Dorothy Hebert, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences