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MAGNUSSEN, Gwenyth “Gwen” Larue

May 27, 1928 – Barnwell, AB
June 9, 2013 – Calgary, AB

Gwen Magnussen of Calgary, AB, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at the age of 85 years.

Gwen was born in Barnwell, AB and was raised in Lethbridge. Gwen and Gordon started their family in Lethbridge and relocated to Calgary in 1962. Gwen took great pride in her family.

Gwen is survived by her three sons and daughters-in-law, Randy Magnussen, Jay and Vicki Magnussen and Ryan and Charlene Magnussen; daughter and son-in-law Debbie and Dale McCullough; nine grandchildren, Cory, Kai, Jenna, Savannah (Devin Afonso), Darcy, Paige, Josh, Kari and Jacey; two great-grandchildren Kalen and Madden; two sisters and brother-in-law, Vivian Holmes and Joan and Joe Zuback and sister-in-law Erma Plunkett. She was predeceased by her loving husband Gordon; her daughter Sharron; her sister Audrey Laycock; and her daughter-in-law Leigh Magnussen.

By request of Gwen a private family service will be held. Forward condolences through

In living memory of Gwen Magnussen, 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.

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  1. Mosby Family :

    Jay – So sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time and we hope that fond memories help bring a smile to your hearts. Take Care

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