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POCKAR, Wilda Caroline (nee Hendry)

October 22, 1930 – November 5, 2011

Wilda Pockar passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at the age of 81 years.

She will be sadly missed by her children Rick, Celia Green (George), Sonya Petrin (Danny), son-in-law Al Schlunzen, her sister Marion Butters her grandchildren Vicki Ducherer (Sheldon) Travis Pockar, James, Cody, Troy & Kyle Green, Tanya & Jason Petrin, Jeffrey Schlunzen and Tracey Cordick (Andrew) and her great-grandchildren Kaden, Brody, twins Cole & Sierra Ducherer, Taylor and Tarah Green as well as nephew Doug Butters (Cheryle) and great niece Carrie Butters. She will also be missed by her extended family and all that knew her.

She is predeceased by her husband Anton (Tony) Pockar, her mother Luella Hendry, sister Lily Buckler her father William Ritchie Hendry and her daughter Maria Schlunzen.

Mom lived a simple life and always put family first so we will honor her wishes with a small graveside service for the family. Relatives and friends are invited to join us afterwards to celebrate Wilda’s life at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’s Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 Elbow Dr. S.W. Calgary, Alberta Phone: (403) 243-8200 on Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 2:00p.m.

In Lieu of flowers, 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) 264-5549,

The family wishes to thank the staff of Unit 73 at the Rocky View Hospital for the great care they gave our mother.

In living memory of Wilda Pockar, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200.

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  1. Gord and Peggy Buckler :

    Dear Ritchie, Celia, Sonya and families:
    Our hearts and thoughts are with you.
    We have many fond memories of Wilda and her beautiful smile.

    Gord, Peggy and Family

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  2. John and Betty Kroon :

    Betty and I were saddened to here the news of your mothers passing.
    She will be greatly missed and remembered.

    Now is the time for the family to gather and remember all of the good times and funs times that were shared.

    Our door is always open to talk share and even have a drink or two.

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  3. Olive Anderson :

    Please accept my sincere sympathy on your loss. Wilda was a very quiet and private lady but I will always remember the many good times we had at her home many years ago. May your memories of her comfort you during this difficult time.

    With Love, Olive Anderson

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  4. Dear Pockar Family, All included, Our Heart felt Sympathy on the loss of your mother. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Love the Baksa Family

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  5. Karen Neumiller(Steele) :

    Sonya, Celia & Rick
    So sorry to hear of your loss. It has been a great many years since I have seen your Mom, but I still hold fond memories of all the years spent with your family while we were growing up.

    Love Karen

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  6. Carolynne B-Lawrence :

    I was sorry to hear of your moms passing. My prayers are with you all during this time of remembrance & thanksgiving of the special women she was in all your lives. I was ever so greatful how she took in my mom when she need help so many years ago. She will be truly missed. Love Carolynne

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