May 27, 1932 – Kottayam, India
September 26, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Mary, beloved wife of P.E. Mathew of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 26, 2013 at the age of 81 years.
Mary was employed at the Fort McMurray Regional Hospital and then retired to Calgary. She was heavily involved with the Canoffer Society of Alberta by providing her secret recipe for the Canoffer Christmas fruitcake. She enjoyed cooking, crossword puzzles, knitting and playing cards with friends. She was very welcoming to new immigrants and was pleasant to all who knew her.
She is remembered with love by her husband of 53 years, P.E. Mathew; her son, Roy (Jill); daughter, Renu; her 3 grandchildren, Eric, Mark, Lauren; and her sisters and extended family in India and abroad.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. A Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations in Mary’s memory may be made directly to The Canadian Cancer Society, 200-325 Manning Road N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone 403-205-3966, Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In living memory of Mary Mathew, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel 5388 Memorial Drive N.E. Telephone: (403) 248 -8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences