January 3, 1925 – Rugby Warwickshire, England
October 24, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Sylvia passed away peacefully on Friday, October 24, 2014 at the age of 89 years.
Sylvia will be lovingly remembered by her children, Carol Day, Wendy (Gary) Lowan, Rick Hunt and Randy Hunt; grandchildren, Karen (Clint) Warkentin, Neil (Lana) Day, Kim Hamilton, Shawn Lowan, Michelle (Darryl) Yule, Chenoa, Aleah and Tehya Hunt, and Joel Hunt; great-grandchildren, Emma, Tori, Austin, Brooke, Naomi, Nathan, Ethan, Jesse, Ben, Luke, Will and Aurora. She is also remembered by her brother Maurice (Joan) Ollier, special friend Betty Goetzie and many nieces and nephews. Sylvia was predeceased by her husband Bert Hunt, parents Gladys and James Ollier, her brother Ron Ollier and son-in-law Ken Day.
Sylvia was an avid gardener and a season ticket holder with the Calgary Stampeders Football club for over thirty years. She was very active and held many positions with the Alberta War Brides. Sylvia loved spending time with her family and enjoyed taking yearly trips with her daughters.
A celebration of Sylvia’s life will be held at Highland Park Community Centre (3716 2 St NW) on Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, #271, 339 – 50 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 2B3 Telephone: (403) 265-9039, www.childrenswish.ca or directly the Poppy Fund, #1, 4539 – 6th Street N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 3Z6, Telephone: (403) 265-6304.
In living memory of Sylvia Hunt, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences