July 25, 1946 – Fort Frances, ON
February 22, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Nadine Carol Rickards, passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at the age of 67 years.
Nadine was born on July 25, 1946 as the eldest daughter of Joyce and Ernest Wolden. She spent the majority of her life in Calgary, AB, but spent time in other places intermittently, most notably a short eight months in South Korea. Nadine graduated as a registered nurse in 1968 from General Hospital of Port Arthur School of Nursing. She loved her work on the burn unit of the Children’s Hospital working with patients and families. Before retiring, she moved to HealthLink where she made many friends.
Nadine loved her family more than anything and is survived by her sons, Trevor (Tracy) and Todd (Carrie); grandchildren, Kevin (Ali), Demara, Danica and Roman; great-grandchildren, Hayden, Ollie and Ava; sisters, Nancy Lockman, Nyla (Bruce) Henry and Noreen Melville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Nadine was a big supporter of the Mustard Seed. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca.
In living memory of Nadine Rickards, 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