Barbara Schwengler (Silbernagel) of Calgary, formerly of Beiseker, AB, passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2005 at the age of 97 years.
Barbara is survived by a son and daughter-in-law Gerald and Joyce Silbernagel of Calgary; two daughters and a son-in-law, Delores McGowan of Vancouver, BC and Marilyn and Jack Matthisen of Anchorage, AK; sixteen grandchildren; as well as her great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers and a sister-in-law, Baltser and Ruth Schmaltz of Airdrie, AB and George Schmaltz of Edmonton, AB; numerous nieces and nephews; and other family members. She was predeceased by her husband Stephen Silbernagel in 1965; her second husband Anton Schwengler in 1997; two daughters, Sheryl Silbernagel and Eva and her husband Raymond Hagel; son Clarence Silbernagel; and son-in-law Donald McGowan.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Airdrie Funeral Home (300 Towerlane Drive, Airdrie, AB) on Tuesday, December 27, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church (Beiseker, AB) on Wednesday, December 28, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Dariusz Krzysztalowicz SDS, Presider. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery (Beiseker, AB). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Barbara Schwengler, a tree will be planted at Fletcher Park Memorial Forest by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE. Telephone: (403) 948-1100.Print This Obituary & Condolences