March 3, 1937 – July 31, 2011
Veronica Sinclaire beloved wife of Don Sinclaire of Calgary, passed away peacefully with her loved ones by her side after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, July 31, 2011 at the age of 74 years.
Veronica was born in Glasgow Scotland in 1937 and immigrated with her family to Montreal, Canada in 1967 then settling in Calgary, Alberta in 1971. A professional accountant and having an passion for art, in 1983 Veronica opened her pride and joy, The Shadowbox Gallery, which with the help of her husband quickly became one of Calgary’s best Art Galleries. Up until her illness Veronica continued to serve her community with honesty and integrity. She was a caring, considerate, wife, mother, friend and business woman and will be truly missedVeronica is survived by her loving husband, Don of 55 years; sons Stephen (Joanne) and Kevan; grandsons Jack and Nicholas; brother John; many nieces and nephews and by her close dear friends Kathy and Cheryl.
Veronica was predeceased by her parents John and Mary.
A Celebration of Veronica’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, August 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Foothills Country Hospice, PO Box 274 Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A5, www.countryhospice.org. The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to all the physicians, nurses and caregivers for their care and compassion during this difficult time Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Veronica Sinclaire, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences