Elizabeth (Betty) Prost (nee Deigan), beloved wife of Andre Prost, passed away with her family by her side on Thursday, December 8, 2005 at the age of 73 years.
She was born in Coatbridge, Scotland and immigrated to Canada as a young woman. She met Andre (an airman from Bulwark Alberta) while she was serving in the RCAF in Alliston, ON. They lived in Zwiebruken, Germany, Ottawa, Cold Lake, Edmonton, Edson, and finally Calgary. Betty was an accomplished librarian and she used to write book reviews for the local paper. A gregarious soul, she devoted herself to enriching the lives of her family and friends. She loved family gatherings, traveling and festive occasions.
Betty is survived by Gerald and Jeannette and their two boys Brendan and Liam, Allan and Deborah and their daughter Abbigail, Ian and Sandy, and her husband Andre.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 – 24th Street S.W.) on Monday, December 12, 5005 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 – 24th Street S.W.) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the CWL Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 10827 24th St. SW – Calgary AB T2W 2Z2 Telephone: (403) 251-3381. Our heartfelt thanks to the ICU staff of the Rockyview Hospital for their efforts.
In living memory of Elizabeth Prost, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences