January 11, 1922 – December 3, 2009
Erva Robb of Calgary passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2009 at the age of 87 years.
Erva was born on January 11, 1922 in Calgary. She married the love of her life Les Robb on March 25, 1943. Erva was a homemaker and her love for helping people was evidenced by the more than thirty-five years she spent doing volunteer work for the Foothills Medical Centre and Meals on Wheels. She also loved travelling, especially cruising. Erva lived the last eleven years of her life at The Manors and volunteered her time in many other projects.
Erva is loving remembered by her son and daughter-in-law Bob and Noreen Robb of Calgary; daughter Barb McInnis of Cochrane; four grandchildren, Tracey, Tanya, Trevor, and Krista; and four great-grandchildren; as well as her brother Joe (Betty) Sparling of Edmonton. She was predeceased by her husband Les and sister Jean.
A Celebration of Erva’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, December 10, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Erva Robb, 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