October 15, 1941 – April 30, 2013
Virginia (Virgie) passed away suddenly on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the age of 71 years.
Virginia will be greatly missed by her children, Margie, Leja (Ed), Leo, Rosemary, and Curtis (Lana); grandchildren, Jackie, Garett (Jenn), Amber (Trevor), Cory, Zackary, David, James, Chaelee, Logan; and a great-grandchild, Owen. She is also survived by her brother Peter and her brother-in-law Randy.
Virginia was predeceased by her husband Willard; both her parents James and Annie; and three sisters Ruth, Violet and Betty-Ann.
A celebration of life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. With regards to our Mother’s wishes, please dress casually to honour her memory. A private ceremony will be held to lay our Mother to rest at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Virginia McGillis, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences