Esther E. Jorgensen of Calgary passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2006, after a brief illness, at the age of 96 years.
Esther was born in Denmark on August 3, 1909 and moved to Canada with her husband and family in 1951.
She is survived by her children, Kirsten (Mogens) Petersen of Denmark, Karen (Mick) McIntosh and John (Sydney) Jorgensen of Calgary; as well as seven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. Esther was predeceased by her husband John in 1972; and great-granddaughter Lindsey McIntosh in 1995.
A Memorial Service will be held at Danish Lutheran Church (130 – 32nd Avenue N.W.) on Thursday, January 12, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Danish Lutheran Church, 130 – 32nd Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2P6 Telephone: (403) 277-5804. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to express their gratitude to Dr. Lam and to the nursing staff at Extendicare Cedars Villa for their exceptional care and kindness.
Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences