September 25, 1929 – August 6, 2009
Jean Lord, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2009 at the age of 79 years.
Born in Elnora, AB, Jean then moved to Calgary where she operated Banff Trail Nursery in both Calgary and Airdrie, before retiring to Calgary. She enjoyed travel, especially traveling back to her parents’ birth place in Scotland, curling and singing in her church choir. Jean was active with Airdrie Lions Club.
Jean is survived by her brother Jim and his wife Helen Paton; sister Margaret Paton of Victoria; numerous nieces and nephews; and great nieces and nephews. Jean was predeceased by her first husband Stan Nelson; her second husband Ted Lord; three sisters; Helen Dodds, Mary Richardson and Christine Drage; two brothers, John and Andrew Paton.
We would like to thank the staff at the Foothills Hospital Unit 91 and to the staff at the Chinook Hospice for their excellent care giving to Jean.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, August 14, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to S.T.A.R.S. (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society), Box 570, 1441 Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 8M7 Telephone: (403) 295-1811, www.stars.ca.
In living memory of Jean Lord a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences