It is with heartfelt sadness that the family of Gerda Adelhaid Nelson (nee Theede) say goodbye to her. Gerda passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2006 at the age of 79 years.
Gerda is survived by her loving husband Gerald; daughter and son-in-law Heather and Trevor, of Vancouver; nephews Ken (Connie) Houlden, and Robert Houlden, both of Calgary, and Darrol (Cheryl) Dierkhising, of Wabasca; nieces Verna Brunet of Calgary, Sharon Robert of Wabasca and Maureen (Pat) McDonald, of Calgary; as well as family in Denmark.
At Gerda’s request, no Funeral Services will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Humane Society (S.P.C.A.), 1323 – 36 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6T6 Telephone: (403) 250-7722 ext. 309. or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th St. N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Gerda Nelson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences