March 2, 1921 – November 11, 2011
Esther Paxton passed away peacefully on November 11, 2011 at the age of 90 years.
Esther’s favourite pastime until the last couple of years was to roam the malls and tour the sites of Calgary by Public transit. A lover of nature she often wrote little snippets of poetry about such things
Esther is survived by brothers Ian George (Mary) Paxton of Victoria, BC and Andrew Bruce (Lida) Paxton of St. Catharines, ON. She is also the cherished aunt of several nieces and nephews in Ontario and BC and a special aunt and friend to Doris Gagne (Leo) of Calgary.
Esther was predeceased by her husband Steve Sawarin, parents Andrew and Adeline Paxton and sisters Margaret, Elizabeth, Ethel and Wilma.
Cremation has taken place. A private memorial service was held by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY. Many thanks to the staff of Edgemont Retirement Centre and staff at the Bethany Care Centre
In living memory of Esther Paxton, 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