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TYSON, Mary Doreen

March 25, 1933 – January 4, 2013

Doreen Tyson of Calgary, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2013 at the age of 79 years. She was born in Welland, Ont. And grew up with her sisters and brother, Joan, Edith, Eileen and Wilfred. Doreen is predeceased by her husband Denis Tyson and her mother and father Wilfred and Doris Rogers. Doreen will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Teresa Sullivan of Lethbridge, AB and sons Bryan (Cheryl), Phillip (Eileen) and Paul (Patricia) Tyson of Calgary and their families. Doreen, dedicated her life to the support of her family and friends and loved gardening, music and dancing with her beloved husband Denis. Doreen was a big supporter of her son’s passion for Hockey and was an active member of the Fairview community association. Following the death of her husband Dennis, she became an active parishioner and member of the choir at St. Cecilia’s church for many years. Doreen will be sadly missed by all her surviving friends and family. If desired and in lieu of flowers, any memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke foundation.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Doreen Tyson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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  1. Karen Farr Sypes :

    On behalf of my Mom Edith and our whole family we offer our sincere condolences to Aunt Doreens children, their extended families and her friends. Our mother has always spoken about her sister with such love, that kind of love never dies, and we know that Uncle Denny met her with open arms. Take care of yourselves, you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

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  2. The Midkiff's :

    Our love and sympathy is with all of you as you mourn your Mothers passing. These are times to remember and be thankful for your wonderful family, both here and in heaven.

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  3. Tara Tyson and Brian Field and Family :

    Terry, Bryan, Phil and Paul – Our thoughts have been with you since the news. We wish we were there in person to give you a hug. We hope you all know how much your eastern family loves you all and our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. Our sincere sympathies and love go out to you at this time.

    Love Tara, Brian, Spencer and Sasha

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  4. Wayne Crocker and Kim Martin :

    We were so sorry to learn about your mom. We always enjoyed the chats we had with her when she passed by our house on her daily walks. She will be greatly missed in our neighbourhood. May you find comfort in the sharing of your memories and in the knowledge that others are thinking of you during this sad time.

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