October 12, 1914 – July 27, 2010
Virginia Porcalla of Calgary, AB, passed away on July 27, 2010 at the age of 95 years.
Virginia was born on October 12, 1914 in Manila, Philippines and immigrated to Calgary in 1984 where she has resided since. Virginia was a dedicated homemaker who had a passion for cooking. She was an active member of the Catholic Woman’s League as well as the Legion of Mary.
Virginia is survived by her sons, Manuel Amorsolo, Ramon and Ernesto Porcalla; daughters, Norma Amorsolo Sean, Corazon Bebot Amorsolo Viri, Rosalia Amorsolo Sean, Carmela Porcalla Santos, Remedios Porcalla, and Veronica Porcalla Bautista. Virginia was predeceased by her loving husband Jose; sons, George, Antonio and Luis; parents, Juana and Patricio Guevarra; and brother Apolomio Guevarra.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Saturday, July 31, 2010 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.
A Celebration of Virginia Porcalla’s Life will be held at St. Mark’s Catholic Church (5552 Madigan Drive N.E.) on Monday, August 2, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Virginia Porcalla, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences