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REESON – Margaret Elizabeth (nee Layng)

Margaret (Marg) Elizabeth Reeson of Calgary passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2009.

Marg was born on February 5 in Winnipeg, MB, the eldest of four children born to Richard and Elizabeth Layng of Saskatoon, SK. Marg and Len lived in Edmonton for fifty years before moving to Calgary to be closer to their children and grandchildren.

Marg is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Richard Leonard and Anne Reeson of Victoria, BC; daughter and son-in-law, MaryElizabeth and Mike Robertson of Calgary; six grandchildren, Jill Robertson-Noyce (Dr. Ryan Noyce), David Robertson, Andrew Reeson, Michael Reeson, Patrik Reeson, and Kristina (Mark) Whitney; three great-grandchildren, Aeden Noyce, and Emma and Elizabeth Whitney; and sisters, Dorothy Larson of Edmonton and Jean Bertrand of Ottawa, ON. Marg was predeceased by her loving husband Len in 2000, and by her brother Jack Layng.

Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W.), on Tuesday, DECEMBER 1, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. You may forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada, 110, 1202 Centre St. S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 5A5 Telephone: (403) 263-5300 or (toll-free): 1 (866) 547 – LIFE (5433), or to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319,

In living memory of Margaret Reeson, a tree will be planted at Fletcher Park, Airdrie by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

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  1. Dick & Scott Shuhany, :

    MaryLiz & Michael
    Anne & Dick
    Our deepest regrets to you and your family on the passing of your mother. We will alway remember the great times (dinners, cocktail parties and Palm Springs) we had with your mom and dad. It is alway difficult when you loose a loved one no matter how old they are. You will always cherish the good memories and time will heal the loss.
    Scott & Dick

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