Our family sadly announces the passing of Edith Margarete Johanna Richards, beloved wife of Harvey B. Richards for fifty-two years, cherished mother of Ralph Richards and his wife Debbie, devoted grandma to Shawn (Carrie) Richards and Coral (Scott) Black, and well loved great grandma to Tyler. She will be mourned deeply by the numerous friends who graced her life, many of whom she met during her years of involvement with Scouting and volunteering at the Peter Lougheed Hospital.
A Celebration of Edith’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, October 6, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Alberta and Northwest Territories Chapter, Suite 700, 10665 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5J 3S9, Telephone: (780) 452-1166, www.cbcf.org/prairiesnwt or to Scouts Canada Chinook Council, 2140 Brownsea Drive N.W Calgary, AB T2N 3G9, Telephone (403) 283-4993, www.scouts.ca.
In living memory of Edith Richards, 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