It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Dianne Margaret Martin on Thursday, August 5, 2004 at the age of 58 years.
Dianne will be sadly missed and forever loved by her daughter Helen (Chris) Whittaker, her son Neil Martin; her cherished partner Jack Gillespie; and the father of her children Keith Martin; as well as an extended family and friends throughout Canada, England and Barbados.
After family and loved ones, Dianne’s passion in life was her remarkable nursing career that lasted nearly forty years. The love and compassion that she showed her long term care residents and their families was widely respected and will be sorely missed. Dianne has left a legacy of unconditional love, respect and compassion that will forever be cherished.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 10:00 A.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca or directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, #201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone: (403) 290-0110. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks for the valiant efforts and professionalism of the staff at Southwood Care Centre, Calgary E.M.S. and the Emergency Room personnel at the Rockyview General Hospital, in particular Nurse Clinician Chris Lee.
In living memory of Dianne Martin, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences