September 14, 1935 – London, ON
January 13, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Patricia McCaffrey passed away on Monday, January 13, 2014 at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary.
She was born in London, Ontario and moved to Calgary in 1953.
Patricia graduated from St. Mary’s Girls School and the Henderson Business College. Pat was employed for many years by both the Calgary and Edmonton Separate School Boards. Earlier in her life she enjoyed curling, dancing and travelling in her motorhome. She was an avid Stampeders fan, enjoyed social gatherings, reading, shopping and discussing world events.
She is survived by her daughter Linda (Kevin); sons, Bill (Janice), Don (Anne), Tom (Nicki) of Calgary and Doug (Danielle) of St. Albert; sister, Norma Hucul (Bob) of Surrey, BC; as well as her close family friends Tom McCaffrey (father of her children) and his wife Lois of Sherwood Park. Patricia was blessed with twenty-one grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by thirty-five nieces and nephews. Pat was predeceased by her parents Al and Daisy Traynor, husband Patrick and daughter-in-law Barbara Fowlow.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church on Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Memorial tributes may be made directly to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Calgary & Area Chapter, 150, 110 Quarry Park Blvd. S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 3G3, www.mssociety.ca.
In living memory of Patricia McCaffrey, 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