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ROWND – Gwendolyn Marie

August 21, 1960 – January 1, 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gwen Rownd.

She will forever be remembered by her brother Bernie Harrison (wife Lucille); loving sisters, Laura Connolly (husband Ed), and Christine Rownd (husband Alex); and daughters Danielle Rownd and Stephanie Bland, along with countless other friends and family whom were blessed to know her, including Frank Unsworth of Hanna.

Gwen loved listening to music, drawing and enjoyed spending time with good friends, family, and her many cats and dogs.
Special thanks to the caring nurses and staff at Rocky View Hospital ICU for the eleven days they cared for Gwen.

A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. All friends and families are invited to attend. You may forward condolences through In lieu of flowers, the family would like to draw attention to diabetes awareness, by directing donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #204, 2323 – 32nd Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6Z3 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 112,

In living memory of Gwen Rownd, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

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  1. Jerry & Pat Bordula :

    My deepest sympathy goes out to all of Gwens family, Gwen will be greatly missed by all who knew her, she touched alot of people’s hearts by her loving nature, her smile, laughter and keen sense of humour. We worked together for a time and she made the work place a cheerful place to be, if you were feeling down or needed a hand with something she was always more than willing to help..Rest in peace now Gwen the pains gone..
    You will always hold a special place in our hearts!! You are missed so much. we are better people for knowing you!!

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  2. Chris, I am so Sorry for your loss. I can’t imagine the deep sorrow you must have in your heart. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers .

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  3. Chinook Credit Union Staff - Hanna AB :

    The staff at the Chinook Credit Union in Hanna would like to send out our condolences to the family. In the short time we had known Gwen she always had a smile on her face and a possitive attitude. She was an inspiration to us all and she will be sadly missed.

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