August 30, 1935 – February 18, 2012
Doris Marx of Calgary passed away early Saturday morning after losing her courageous battle with cancer at the age of 76 years.
She was a volunteer for many years with the Calgary Stampede and a long time member of Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club. She will be lovingly remembered for her courage, strength, generosity and love of life.
She is survived by her daughter Janet Smith; grandson Will Gibb; great-grandson Jayden Burns; and many brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Willie Marx; granddaughter Shaylea Smith; parents Maria and August Lengsfeld; sister Elizabeth Eckelt; and brothers George and Manfred Lengsfeld.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, February 24, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, #271, 339 – 50 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 2B3 Telephone: (403) 265-9039, www.childrenswish.ca.
In living memory of Doris Marx, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences