November 2, 1942 – Borcson, Hungary
October 18, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Irene Kamplin, beloved wife of John Kamplin of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 18, 2013 at the age of 70 years.
Irene was born on November 2, 1942 in Borcson, Hungary. She came to Canada in 1957 at the age of fourteen, where she met her husband John and married in 1959. Irene was a loving and caring wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She leaves behind her husband John; her children Marianne, Albert (Marnie), Christine (Brad); grandchildren Patrick (Olivia), Ashley (Bill), Stephan and Nicole; great-grandchildren Jordan and Jaxon; and brother Frank (Eloise). She was a beautiful woman who touched the lives of many and will be forever missed.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 6:00p.m to 8:00p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #204, 2323 – 32nd Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6Z3, www.diabetes.ca or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Irene Kamplin, 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