Verda Lois McKay (nee Walden) beloved wife of Bob McKay, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Sarcee Carewest Hospice on Tuesday June 15, 2004, at the age of 66 years.
Verda was born on March 21, 1938 in Lethbridge, AB. Besides her loving husband Bob of forty two years, Verda is survived by her children Michelle DeRoche and D’Arcy of Calgary, Colleen Metzger and Ron of Crossfield; grandchildren Brandi and Alexander Metzger, Morgan and Sydney DeRoche. She is also survived by her brother Robert Walden (Rona); her sister Betty McClean (Bob); also numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews.
Verda is predeceased by her parents, two brothers and one sister.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday June 21, 2004 at 2:30 P.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 944 – 2433.
Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Sarcee Carewest Hospice, for their excellent care and dedication.
In living memory of Verda McKay, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences