Inez Johnston, of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at the age of 87 years.
Inez was born in Ontario on August 24, 1920. She met Walter Johnston in 1946, they married in 1947 and then moved to Calgary in 1949. She worked at The Bay until the birth of her daughters. As a devoted wife and mother she had many years at home raising her children and volunteering for the Altadore Gym Club. Inez was also an active member of the Kiwanis Club, the Elda Daniels Group, the Westside Seniors and she spent many hours doing volunteer work for the Scarborough Church.
Inez will be lovingly remembered by her daughters and sons-in-law, Judy (Terry), Carol (Scott); as well as her grandchildren, Kimberlee and Stephanie. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Walter and sister Iris. She will be dearly missed and memories of her will remain with her family and friends who loved her.
To honor the wishes of Inez there will not be a funeral service. A private family service will be held at a later date. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. Thank you to Southwood Intercare Hospice for their devoted care and kindness.
In living memory of Inez Johnston, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences