Sarah “Sally” Tait of Calgary passed away on Monday, May 5, 2008 at the age of 77 years.
Sally immigrated to Calgary from Greenock, Scotland in June 1969 with her husband and family in the hopes of a better life for her children. She was a very compassionate person and would always stand up for others in need. Sally loved to knit and going to bingo especially with her two daughters and son Brian.
Sally is lovingly remembered by her children, John (Debbie) Tait, Geraldine Tait, Rosemary (Keith) Gillanders, Stewart Tait, Peter Tait; and Brian Tait; grandchildren, Samantha, Scott and Sebastian. She is also survived by her brother Tommy (Marjorie) Stanton in Scotland; sister-in-law Florrie Hankin of Vancouver, special niece Cathy Pyefinch also in Scotland; as well as several other nieces, nephews and extended family in Scotland and Canada. She was predeceased by her mother Katie Stanton and father Thomas Stanton and; sister Mary; and her husband John Tait.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) today, May 8, 2008 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, May 9, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Bethany Care Foundation, #1001 – 17th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 2E5 Telephone: (403) 210-4600, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In living memory of Sally Tait, 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) 276-2296Print This Obituary & Condolences