July 27, 1928 – Salzburg, Austria
November 12, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Trudy Küng, beloved wife of Ted Küng of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at the age of 85 years.
She attended Fashion Design School in Vienna and after the war moved to Switzerland where she became a model for Christian Dior. Trudy then became a House Model and travelled the fashion show circuit in Europe. She immigrated to Canada in the early fifties and married Ted Küng in Calgary. Trudy continued her modelling career as a model for various fashion stores. She later taught modelling in Edmonton. She was a proud volunteer at the 88 Winter Olympics. Trudy loved dogs and had a gift in training them.
Besides her loving husband of sixty-three years, Trudy is survived by her adoring son and daughter-in-law Richard and Vicki Küng of Novato, CA.
A Private Graveside Service will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery. A Celebration of Trudy’s life will be held in the spring. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Trudy Küng, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences