August 23, 1940 – Rimbey, AB
May 30, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Mary Perry, beloved wife of Brian Perry of Calgary, AB, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at the age of 72 years.
Mary was a homemaker living in Calgary. She spent many years working for AGT in Edmonton and then at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary. She was an excellent cook, and enjoyed baking. She also enjoyed reading, watching mysteries, flowers, and gardening. Mary loved to travel and spending time together with her husband. Always planning where their next trip would be! She enjoyed and loved her grandchildren dearly. She especially enjoyed shopping for them.
Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Brian Perry. Her son Kevin (Charlene) Perry. Michelle (Dwayne) Jacobsen. Mary had five grandchildren. Sarah, Kaleb, Brandon, Kian and Quinn. Her four sisters; Florence, Rose, Pat and her baby sister Sheila, whom she loved. Her niece Tammy, great niece Paige and many distant nieces and a nephew.
Mary was predeceased by her parents Matthew and Sarah Gare; and her sister Lyla Daniels.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Ascension Catholic Church (1100 Berkshire Boulevard N.W.) on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 781-1978, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Mary Perry, 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