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LEITCH – Catherine Jean (nee Cameron)

February 1, 1954 – February 11, 2011

Catherine Leitch beloved wife of Rob Leitch of Calgary, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2011 at the age of 57 years.

Catherine was born in New Westminster and was raised in Maple Ridge, BC. She moved to Calgary in 1988 and married Rob on July 8, 1989. Catherine enjoyed working at Burnett, Duckworth and Palmer for the past twenty years, where she made many close, special friends. She enjoyed preparing and cooking for family and friends, golfing and took great joy in her garden. Family was very important to Catherine, especially her nieces and nephews and she will be remembered as a special aunt.

Catherine is survived by her loving husband Rob, her sister Barbara Hayward (Bob Hayward), brothers Ian Cameron and Bruce Cameron, Rob’s mother Margaret Leitch, Rob’s sister Linda (Maurice) McAtamney, nieces and nephews, Christina, Bradley, Erin, Brina, Michael (Nadine) and their children Evangeline and Emmeline.

She was predeceased by her parents Nan and Jock Cameron, Rob’s father Robert Leitch, and Rob’s sister Leanne Leitch.

A Celebration of Catherine’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Rob would like to acknowledge and thank the people at Burnett, Duckworth and Palmer for their kindness, generosity and support. Special thanks as well to the staff at Southwood Hospice for the care given to Catherine.

In living memory of Catherine Leitch, 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

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  1. Rob,

    We were very saddened to hear about Catherine. Our thoughts are with you at this time.

    Sincerely,
    Jerry and Valeen Holland

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  2. I have known Catherine for many years, as one of her co-workers at Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer. Her laughter, smile, wit and humor will be truly missed by those of us who worked with her.

    I am so sorry for your loss. May you someday find peace and be able to smile when you remember her.

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  3. I worked with Catherine years ago at BD&P and was so sorry to hear of her passing. I especially remember her wonderful sense of humour and her constant smile. May the many memories you two shared help you through this difficult time.

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  4. Rob,
    I am very saddened to hear about Catherine. I worked at BDP from 1997 until 2000 in the library and remember Catherine’s sense of humour and smiles. My thoughts are with you and your family at this time.

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  5. Denise Thune :

    Dear Rob & Family
    These condolences come a little late but just wanted to send my sympathy and care to you and your family at this time of loss. I am a volunteer at the Southwood Hospice and had visited you a few times while you were sitting with Catherine.
    With Deepest Sympathy..Denise Thune

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