Verona (Vera) Hinch (fondly known as “Squeak”) (nee Mosiuk), beloved wife of Mr. Dan Hinch of Calgary, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving husband, children and grandchildren on Monday, March 21, 2005 at the age of 71 years.
Vera led a wonderful life helping others, laughing with family and friends and raising a beautiful family with her husband of fifty years. Vera was dedicated to and proud of her nursing career. She was respected by the staff, patients and families who came under her care. Vera loved her children, cherished her grandchildren and took particular delight in her great-grandsons, who thought the world of their Granny. Vera will be sadly missed, but fondly remembered by her many friends and colleagues.
Besides her loving husband, Vera is also survived by her son and her two daughters and a son-in-law, Danny Hinch and Gwen Hinch, both of Calgary, Karen and Bob Dawson of Airdrie. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Ryan Wilson of Calgary, Karyn Wilson, Robbie Dawson, Russell Dawson, all of Airdrie; as well as her great-grandsons, Shane and Reese Wilson, and Dayton and Caleb Wykes; her three sisters; four brothers; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, March 25, 2005 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, March 26, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. Private Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Vera’s family would like to thank Dr. Labrie and Dr. Webster, and R.N.’s Linda, Sherri and Cindy for their very special care and kindness.
In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 215 – 12th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A2 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, or to Hospice Calgary, #900, 833 – 4th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2P 3T5 Telephone: (403) 263 – 4525
In living memory of Vera Hinch, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences