March 11, 1936 – June 6, 2010
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Joyce Querin of Calgary on Sunday, June 6, 2010 at the age of 74 years.
Dorothy is survived by her husband Antonio of fifty-five years; children, Luigi (Janet), Margaret (Richard), and Elio (Laura); all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and by brother Allan Mitchell of Blind Bay, BC.
A Celebration of Dorothy’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, June 18, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433. www.arthritis.ca or to McKenzie Towne Care Centre Resident Fund, 80 Promenade Way S.E. T2Z 4G4 Telephone: (403) 508-9808. Dorothy’s family wishes to say a special thank you to Lori and all the staff at Mckenzie Towne Care Centre for all their love and support. Dorothy cared for each of you and loved her home for the past eight years. Special thanks to the staff of the Rockyview ICU, Unit 92 and 93 for all the care and expertise they have given Dorothy over the past year. Thank you to Dr. A. Purdy, Dr. A. Kirby, and Jenna (RN on Unit 93). Also, a very special thank you to Dr. P.B. Dunham and Val for being Mom’s family doctor for forty plus years. There is no one better. And finally, thank you to her best friends, Dave and Kathleen Craiggs, your lasting friendship gave our mother such happiness and strength.
In living memory of Dorothy Querin, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences