June 6, 1965– October 29, 2009
Sandra Gayle Maurer, beloved wife of Randy Charles Maurer and mother of Blake (8), and Gavin (5), died on Thursday, October 29, 2009 at the Rockyview Hospital at the age of 44 years.
Sandra was born on June 6, 1965 at the Grace Hospital in Calgary. Sandra taught for twenty-two years, through which she touched the lives of her many former students in Nanton, Claresholm, and Calgary. Sandra was a blessing and a gift to those who knew her; she will be sorely missed and never forgotten by those who loved her most.
Besides her loving husband Randy and her devoted children, Blake and Gavin, Sandra is also survived by her parents, Walt and Irma Glanville; sister Janet (James) Furseth; father and mother- in-law, Jim and Georgette Maurer; brothers-in-law, Bruce (Rena) Maurer and their children, Katie, Matthew, Victoria (Mike) Hutchinson, and their children; and Brian (Silvana) Maurer and their children, Megan, Jake and Sydney. Sandra is also remembered by her many aunts, uncles, cousins, colleagues, and numerous friends. She was predeceased by her grandfathers, Berthold Wenzel in 1983 and Leonard Glanville in 1997.
A Funeral Service will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church (1414 Shawnessy Boulevard S.W.) on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of Canada, 3100, 246 Stewart Green S.W., Calgary AB T3H 3C8 Telephone: (1-888) 884-2232 or to one of Sandra’s favourite teaching programs, Project Read, Box 1555, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0 Telephone: 403-652-9533 or 403-625-4997.
In living memory of Sandra Maurer, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences