May 15, 1930 – November 13, 2010
Louise Agnes Read of Calgary, passed away after a courageous battle with lung cancer on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at the age of 80 years.
Louise was the youngest of ten children born to James and Agnes Garven of Pense, SK.
Louise was a long time member of the Associated Travellers Association Ladies Auxillary and Woodcliff United Church and was blessed with the best of friends and many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly. It was their loving support that helped her live life to the fullest.
Louise is survived by her two daughters and two sons-in-law, Lynda and Bill Brown of Edmonton, AB, and Christine and Gordon Yurchuk of Vancouver, BC; as well as a granddaughter and her husband, Kelsey and Phillip Fassieux of Spokane, WA. She is also survived by one remaining sister Jenny McMillan of Kelowna, BC. Louise was predeceased by her beloved husband Earl and two sons, Howard and Richard.
Funeral Services will be held at Woodcliff United Church (5010 Spruce Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, take a dear friend to lunch. Louise would have just loved that. The family would like to acknowledge the excellence of the Calgary medical community who supported her – Southwood Hospice, Foothills Hospital, Homecare, Vital Air, and the Alberta Cancer Board. At every turn, there was someone to help. Thank you.
Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences