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HICKS, Laura Minto (nee Drake)

July 8, 1922 – March 5, 2012

Laura Hicks loving mother of Barry Hicks of Calgary passed away peacefully on Monday, March 5, 2012.

Laura and her husband Ron had an adventurous life living and working in numerous places in North America and Puerto Rico before returning to Calgary in the seventies. Laura will be dearly missed and remembered for her wonderful sense of humour, kindness and love of life.

She is survived by many nephews and nieces. Laura was predeceased by her husband Ronald in 1991 and by her brother and sisters.

A Graveside Service will be held at Rocky View Garden of Peace Cemetery (16 Avenue and Garden Road N.E.) on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through The family would like to thank the staff of Bethany Care Center Heartland Unit, SOS Supportive Outings, and Trinity Lodge for their compassionate care over the years.If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Administrative Office, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton AB T5H 4K1. Tel: (1-866) 950-5465, .

In living memory of Laura Hicks, 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. Catherine,
    We were so sorry to hear of your Dear Aunt’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Lots of love,
    Cliff and Joanie
    and Stevie

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  2. Bryson and Carolyn Ozier :

    We met Aunt Laura at Ron and Catherine’s when we visited Calgary and enjoyed her company that day. She was a very sweet person.

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