Ann van der Poel of Calgary passed away at the Sarcee Long Term Care Centre (Care West) on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at the age of 86 years.
Anne was born in Rotterdam, Holland on June 20, 1921 and immigrated to Calgary in 1954. Having survived the war, bombardment, cold and hunger, Ann was always a contributor to the needs of her family in addition to being a wife and mother.
Ann is survived by her two sons John (Barbara) and Robert (Val); four grandchildren Leslee, Lisa, Steven and Suzan; as well as four great-grandchildren. Ann was predeceased by her husband John.
At Ann’s request no Funeral Services will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of the donor’s choice.
In living memory of Ann van der Poel, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences