September 26, 1924 – October 7, 2009
Elsie Mathieson beloved wife of James Mathieson of Calgary, passed away on October 7, 2009 at the age of 85 years.
Elsie worked for 25 years for Eastman Photographic Materials and 25 years for Mathieson Photo.
Elsie is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, James; her sister, Ida (Ted) Sawyers; brothers, Alvin Ritz and Lawrence (Lauretta) Ritz; Sister-in-law, Pearl Ritz; nephews, Bill Sawyers, Dan (Shelly) Ritz, Marty (Lois) Ritz, Troy (Kate) Ritz, Darryl Tonn, Kevin Ritz and Sheldon (Duane) Ritz; nieces, Patrice Sawyers (Larry Adorjan), Laurie (Peter) Vanderwoude and Cheryl (Dave) Schroeder. She was predeceased by her brother Alfred Ritz.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Edenbrook Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403) 290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com.
Special thanks to LeeAnne and staff at Cedars Villa Poplar Unit for their loving care, friendship and compassion shown to Elsie and our family.
In living memory of Elsie Mathieson, 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