With great sadness we announce the passing of Palma Elenora Tildesley on December 14, 2004 at the age of 85 years, following a two and one half year battle with the cancer that she had conquered in 1983.
Palma was born in Claresholm, AB and was one of nine children.
Palma is survived by her son Bob of Edmonton; and her daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Gordon MacCrimmon of Calgary. She is also survived by her sister Valborg Ciani of Shrewsbury, MA; and her brother Fritz Volstad of Calgary, as well as her nieces and nephews. Palma was predeceased by her husband Gerald in 1979.
A Celebration of Palma’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive SW) on Saturday, December 18, 2004, at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Wildlife Federation, 350 Michael Cowpland Drive, Kanata, ON K2M 2W1 or directly to Hospice Calgary, #900, 833 – 4 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2P 3T5 Telephone: (403) 263 – 4525. The family would like to extend their special thanks to Dr. Colin Chandler, Dr. Heather Hicks and the staff at the Sarcee Hospice.
In living memory of Palma Tildesley, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences