Rose Ellen (Ellen) Johnson of Calgary passed away peacefully at Newport Harbour Care Centre on Wednesday, May 6, 2009.
She is survived by two brothers, Jim (Johann) Bell of Coleman and Albert (Marj) Bell of Calgary; sister Marie (Murray) Saunders of Bowden, and special niece Betty Crowe of Calgary. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Richard (Marlan) Krusky of Los Angeles, Rena Krusky of Calgary, Rodney Krusky of DeWinton, and Ryan Krusky (Trudy) of Okotoks; four great-grandchildren, Chayden, Riley, Maddison, and Trinity; son-in-law Russell Krusky; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Ellen was predeceased by her husband Phil in 1989; her beloved daughter Louise in 1999; and friend and companion Gordon Ward in 2000. She was also predeceased by her parents, Rose and Stuart Bell; and her two brothers, Andy and George.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. Graveside Service will be held at Okotoks Cemetery on Thursday, May 14, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Parkinson’s Society of Southern Alberta, #102, 5636 Burbank Crescent S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 243-9901, www.parkinsons-society.org.
In living memory of Ellen Johnson, 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