June 23, 1935 – July 3, 2012
Marge passed away peacefully at the Foothills Medical Centre on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at the age of 77 years.
Born in Calgary, she was a special lady who loved her work and especially her years volunteering at the Calgary Zoo as a docent, earning the nickname “Gorilla Gramma.”
Marge is survived by her husband Clifford; sons, Darcy (Sandy) and Darren (Brigitte); daughter Cheryl (Bob); grandchildren, Aaron, Mark, Vanessa, Ryan and Erika. She was predeceased by her son Dwight in 1988.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to Camp Caroline (www.campcaroline.ab.ca) or to the Calgary Zoo. Special thanks to staff at the Tom Baker Centre and especially Dr. Coulter.
In living memory of Marjory Mitschke, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences