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HOLEWA, Hilda Maria (nee Bucher)

October 30, 1916 – Friederichshafen, Germany
January 28, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta

Hilda Holewa of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at the age of 97 years.

Hilda is survived by four daughters, Rosemary, Waltraud, Lucia (Don), and Anita (Dick); two sons, Bruno (Ute) and Klaus (Linda); seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Hilda was predeceased by her parents Johann Baptist Bucher and Agathe Stiebe.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Pius X Catholic Church (2424 – 24th Avenue N.W.) on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433.

In living memory of Hilda Holewa, 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.

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  1. Roy & Inez Jardine :

    So sorry to hear of Hilda’s passing. Hilda lived two doors to the west of us for many years. She was such a friendly lady and we always enjoyed our visits over the back fence. Our prayers and thoughts are with the Holewa family during this difficult time.

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  2. My deepest sympathy to the family. You kids may not remember me but your mother not only worked for me but was a very dear friend.

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