It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kathy, our loving mother and grandmother, on Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at the age of 70 years, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Meadowvale, NS, she moved to Alberta in 1963. Kathy had a long and varied career with the Alberta Provincial Government, partner operating a fabric and drapery shop in Red Deer, and several years ago nursing in various hospitals in Nova Scotia and Alberta.
Kathy is survived by her son Michael of Calgary; daughter Kim (Derrick) Richards, and grandchildren Brandon Stennes and Cody Richards, all of Red Deer; sister Hilda Keddy and brother Wayne Ward of Nova Scotia; as well as many other relatives and numerous friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, June 4, 2007 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Agape Hospice, 1302-8th Avenue N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 1B8. Telephone: (403) 282-6588.
In living memory of Kathy Kretzul, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences