Erna Christine Horn, of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Friday, June 18, 2004 at the age of 96 years.
Erna and her family emigrated from Germany in 1953 and settled in Lethbridge where she resided until June 2003. She was very active in the Christ Trinity Lutheran Church in Lethbridge and was active for many years in the German Club. Erna loved to bowl.
Our beloved Oma, will be sadly missed by her family and many friends. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Jack and Shirley Horn, and a daughter Brigitte Calkhoven, all of Calgary; three grandchildren, Carey, Mark, and Kelly-Lynn; and five great-grandchildren, Brianne, Calen, Evan, Sophia, and Alexa. She is also survived by two sisters, Trude and Frieda; a brother Walter; and numerous nieces, and nephews, all of Germany.
A Graveside Service will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery, on Thursday, June 24, 2004 at 1:30 P.M. A Memorial Service will be held at the Lutheran Church Of The Cross (10620 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, June 24, 2004 at 3:00 P.M. with the Pastor William Wiegert officiating. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Lutheran Church Of The Cross building fund, 10620 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB T2W 1G4 Telephone: (403) 255-4792 or to the charity of the donor’s choice. The family would like to thank Dr. Wong and the nursing staff of the Rockyview General Hospital unit 47, for their devotion and loving care.
In living memory of Erna Horn, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences