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WATERS, Barbara Alleyne (nee Browne)

August 6, 1926–August 29 2011

Surrounded by three generations of family, Barbara died on Monday, August 29, 2011.

Beloved wife of Lt. Gen., The Honorable Stanley Charles Waters, Senator (deceased), and cherished mother of Claudia (Micheal Kelly), Mark (Cheryl Wowk), Virginia (William Robinson) and Caroline (Kim Burden). Much loved and role model to grandchildren Michael, Isabel (Reid Hoglund), Margot, Sarah, Esme, Emily, Kythe, Alexandra and great-grandchildren Hannah and Elliott.

 A funeral service will be held at McInnis & Holloway, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W.,Calgary, at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 2nd, 2011, Reception to follow and internment at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Chinook Hospice for their exceptional and compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to your favourite charity.

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  1. David Pentney :

    It is with great sadness that we received the news of Barbara’s passing. She was a great lady! Our sincere condolences to the family.

    Dave Pentney
    National President
    Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry Association

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  2. Marian Bancroft :

    Thinking of you all. I’m so happy to have had a visit with your mum last year with Colin, and to see her full of humour and grace.

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  3. Serge and Tracy Allard :

    Mark and family,

    We are sad to hear of your mother’s passing and want to express our condolences. We will be praying for you as you lay her to rest. May God be with you at this difficult time.

    With sympathy,
    Serge and Tracy

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  4. Hi Mark and family,
    Regretfully Brian and I will be out of town on Friday and will be unable to attend your mother’s funeral. We would love to be there in person to show our support. Please accept our sympathy in the loss of your Mother. Our prayers will be with you.
    Hugs
    Brian and Debbie Harder

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  5. Hello Everyone, I am so sad that you have lost such a wonderful Lady. Barbara was always full of Love, fun and laughter and a constant joy to be around. I Loved her Dearly.

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  6. Katherine McKeen :

    Mark and family,

    I am so sorry for your loss and for the sorrow that fills your hearts. I hold you in my heart and I’ll keep you in my prayers. May God hold you close.

    Hugs and love,
    Katherine

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  7. Mark, I am sending my love and sympathy to you, Cheryl and all your family. The loss of one’s Mom is never easy regardless of their age. I am saying prayers for you. Love, Thelma

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  8. We are very sorry to hear this sad news Mark and family.
    As you go through today our prayers will be with all of you for God’s love to give you comfort.
    Sending love and hugs to you,

    Tami and Bernd

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  9. Val and Barry O'Flynn :

    Mark, we are so sorry for your loss, we are sending our love and prayers to you, Cheryl and all your family. We arrived back in town on Saturday after the funeral. Your Mom must of been an extremely wonderful woman, she raised an amazing son. Sending you big hugs

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  10. Peter and Ann Koppel :

    Dear Claudia: Please accept our sincere sympathies to you and your family on the passing of your beloved mother.

    Love, Ann and Peter

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  11. Mark and Cheryl, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. I never met your Mom however she must have been amazing as you are a very special caring gentleman.
    With love
    Beth Melham & Michael Melham, Jr

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  12. Michael Houghton, RCR, Airborne :

    Claudia, just learned of your Mom’s passing. She was a great and gentle lady, and both your Mom and Dad played such a significant part in my life. Please accept for your family my most sincere condolences.

    With respect,

    Mike Houghton

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