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HERMAN, Amelia (Emily) (nee Heilman)

August 2, 1915 – September 19, 2011

It is with great sadness that the family of Amelia announce her passing on Monday, September 19, 2011 at the age of 96.

Mom, grandma, sister, aunty, great-grandma and friend was the eldest daughter of twelve children born to Margaret and Balzer Heilman on August 2, 1915 in Odessa, North Dakota. Amelia will be remembered by all, for her whit, strength, humour, generosity and kindness.

She was predeceased by her husband Martin, son Alfred and most recently daughter Carol Nelson. She is survived by her daughter Dolores Herman; son and daughter-in-law Ken and Ann Herman and son-in-law Bob Nelson; her grandchildren Maury, Kenny (Debbie), Shannon (Rodger), Marty, Shelley (Les), Jennifer (Rob), Stacey (Jeff) and great-grandchildren Davis, Dustin, Avery, Aiden and Joshua. Amelia is also survived by her four siblings; Margaret, Mary, Balzer and Lorraine, as well as many nieces, nephews and loved ones. We love you and will miss you.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 – 24th Street S.W.) today, Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 – 24th Street S.W.) on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank the staff at the Beverly Centre for their kindness, compassion and support. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to Brown Bagging for Calgary Kids, #315, 223 – 12 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 0G6 Telephone: 403-264-7979.

In living memory of Emily Herman, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200

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  1. Thoughts are with you and your family Dolores.

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  2. Lorraine Bereskow :

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time. Emily will be greatly missed.

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  3. We are so sorry to hear of Emily’s passing. What a wonderful person she was. It has been my family’s privilege to have known Emily. I do not know of anyone who was a more caring and kind individual. She will be missed and thought about often. Our thoughts are with her family at this time of loss.

    Sincerely,

    Joan, Cam, Brynn, and Logan Nash

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  4. Dolores – my heart goes out to you on the loss of your mom. Moms hold a very special place in our hearts and it feels like a part of us goes when they leave us. But I do know that our memories will eventually help ease the sadness and even give us a few giggles down the road. Hugs to you.

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