November 9, 1935 – May 2, 2011
Edith Margaret Irvine of Calgary, passed away peacefully at Southwood Hospice after a lengthy illness on Monday, May 2, 2011 at the age of 75 years.
Our loving wife, mom, grandma, great-grandma and best friend will be missed dearly by her husband John Garry; son Greg; daughters and sons-in-law, Yvonne and Duwane Anderson, Cheryl and Al Rogers, Belinda Grobell, Wanda and Glenn Moffatt, and Lisa and John Laurich; beloved and cherished grandchildren, Julien, Jennifer (Bob) and Aaron, Matthew and Chelsea, Ryan, Dylan and Breanna, Danielle, Kimberly and Derek, Ashley (Nick) and Jennifer (Matt); and great-grandson Joshua; sisters-in-law Marilyn (Maurice) and Willa (Don); and by many dear family and very close friends who are very special to Mom. Mom was called home to be with her parents Hilliard and Bernice McCallum; brother George; granddaughter Candace; and her mother-in-law Dorothy Jean Irvine; who are forever in our hearts.
A Celebration of Edith’s Life will be held at The Beach Club at McKenzie Lake (16199 McKenzie Lake Way S.E.) on Thursday, May 19, 2011 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to Southwood Hospice, 211 Heritage Drive S.E. Calgary, AB T2H 1M9, Telephone: 403-252-0620. The family is sincerely grateful for the wonderful care given by everyone at the Rockyview Hospital and Southwood Hospice and wish to thank all the doctors, nurses and staff for their help with Mom.
In living memory of Edith Irvine, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences