May 11, 1925 – Edmonton, Alberta
July 23, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Margery Wall (nee Rowbotham) passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the age of 89 years.
Margery, an only child, was born in Edmonton on May 11, 1925. Her childhood and adolescent years were spent in the Ottawa area. Afterwards, she returned to Edmonton and completed a B.Sc. in Biochemistry at U of A. Starting at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, she then moved to the Alberta Research Council where she met Dr. John H. Wall, a research geologist. They married in 1961. In 1974 the family moved to Calgary where she resided until her passing. An enthusiastic volunteer, over sixty years was dedicated to working with the IODE service association.
Margery is survived by her husband John and son James.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. All are welcome, none are obligated. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Margery’s honour may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433. www.arthritis.ca.
In living memory of Margery Wall, 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