REGUSH, Gloria Starlene Marie
September 16, 1951 – Ocean Falls, BC
March 8, 2014- Calgary, AB
Gloria Starlene Marie Regush of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the age of 62 years.
Gloria was born in Ocean Falls, BC but lived her formative years in Prince Rupert. She lived primarily across western Canada. She had been a social worker, and spent many years highly involved with the Roman Catholic Church. Her final work as a judge for the Calgary Diocesan Tribunal was the most fulfilling.
Gloria was a woman of deep faith, an avid bridge player and fountain of knowledge. She was a perpetual student, loved movies, new experiences and spending time with her grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
She is survived by her mother Evangeline; her children Elizabeth and Alexander (Caryl); granddaughters, Patience, Alexis and Ciera; brothers Patrick (Gina) and Richard (Nicole); sister Colleen (Tim); as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. She was predeceased by her father Michael.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at St. Mary’s Cathedral (219, 18 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB) on Friday, March 14, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Cathedral (219, 18 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB) on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank Dr. Wakefield and the staff at the Santuari Hospice for their wonderful care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Santuari Hospice c/o Calgary Health Trust, 800, 11012 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 6A5, www.calgaryhealthtrust.ca.
In living memory of Gloria Regush, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences