It is with sadness that the family of Florence Hilda McKenzie announce her peaceful passing at the Mayfair Care Centre.
Hilda was born in Warton, England, and immigrated to Calgary, Canada with her husband and three young children in 1950. She loved her family and enjoyed traveling, reading, walking, knitting and needlepoint.
Hilda will be missed by her children, Ian (Aurelia), Gillian (Bernie), William (Carel); her six grandchildren, Christopher Peter Hurst (Teresa), Paul Frederick Hurst (Kristen), Stephanie Alicia Hurst, Jorie William McKenzie (Heather), Marshall Owen McKenzie and Sara Jayne McKenzie; as well as one great-grandchild Samuel Ananda Hurst. She was predeceased by her husband Herbert McKenzie.
A Celebration of Hilda’s life will be held at Christ Moravian Church (600 Acadia Drive S.E.) on Saturday, February 16, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. 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, or to the charity of the donor’s choice. The Hurst and McKenzie families extend their thanks to the staff of the Mayfair Care Centre for the excellent personal care they provided Hilda.
In living memory of Florence McKenzie, 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