Gertrude Smith of Calgary passed away peacefully at the Bow View Manor on Tuesday, August 7, 2007 at the age of 91 years.
Gertrude will be sadly missed by her two daughters and son-in-law, Suzanne and Jon Williams and Justine Smith; grandchildren Candis (Tim) Hoey, Desiree (Mark) Crawford, Dixie (Frank) Dayka, Heidi (Wil) Pulfer and Alana (Neal) Young as well as her twelve great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her loving husband Johnston on March 25, 2000.
My precious, precious child
I love you and I would never leave you
During your times of trial and suffering
when you see only one set of footprints
It was then that I carried you.
A Celebration of Gertrude’s Life will be held at Justine’s residence on Sunday, August 19, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8, Telephone: (403) 955-8818. The family would like to thank the staff at the Bow View Manor for the compassionate care given to our mom and grandma. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Gertrude Smith, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences