July 4, 1931 – Ottawa, ON
February 13, 2017 – Calgary, AB
Ruth beloved wife of Ted Wiens of Calgary, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the age of 85 years.
Ruth will be remembered as a very loving, kind and giving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was actively involved in her church and community.
Ruth is survived by her loving husband Ted Wiens; her sons and daughters-in-law, Rob and Deb Wiens, Denny and Shelly Wiens, Dale and Michelle Wiens and David and Laura Hamilton; her daughter and son-in-law, Lise and Brian Godfrey; her ten grandchildren, Max, Luke, Brittany Forbes (Jordan), Erika (Justin) Robyn, Lauren, Anna, Josh (Vanessa), Alex Mills (John), Shayla and Ashlyn; her great-grandson Brody Mills; her sisters, Veda and Bev. Ruth is also survived by her nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Ruth was predeceased by her parents, Denis James Donovan and Florence Louise Cave.
A Celebration of Ruth’s Life will be held at Good Shepherd Moravian Church (6311 Norfolk Drive N.W.) on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial. or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ruth Wiens, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences