Hilda who was born in Calgary on June 15, 1918, passed away on Friday, June 22, 2007 at the age of 89 years, after a brief struggle with cancer.
Hilda will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Judy McMurtry; grandchildren Kelly and (Rob) Carpenter, Mike and (Connie) McMurtry; great-grandchildren John and Katie McMurtry; and her best friend Glen Foster. Hilda is survived by her sister Edith Lewis of Innisfail, AB; and several nieces and nephews. Hilda was predeceased by her husband Oakley (Kelly) Sargent in 1967; and her sisters, Dorothy, Ruby, Kay and Eileen.
A sunny disposition and love of laughter were two assets that endeared her to family, friends and co-workers over the years. At Hilda’s request, no formal Funeral Service will be held. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca.
In living memory of Hilda Sargent, 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