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 www.mcinnisandholloway.com. 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, www.diabetes.ca.
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.Print This Obituary & Condolences