December 6, 1927 – Augsburg, Germany
September 19, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Johanna Holzmann passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, September 19, 2014 at the age of 86 years.
Johanna was born in 1927 in Augsburg, Germany. Both her parents died when she was very young and she was raised by her sister during difficult economic times. After the war, Johanna and her sister immigrated to Canada where she met her loving husband Joe and raised two children. She enjoyed gardening, loved hiking in the mountains, and had a keen interest in literature and music.
Johanna is survived by her loving family, daughter Trudy and son-in-law Bill and grandson Erik; and by her son Wolf, daughter-in-law Joan and grandson Nico. She was predeceased by her husband Joe in 1991 and her sister Josephine in 1964.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Johanna Holzmann, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences