Louise Wilkinson of Calgary passed away suddenly at the Foothills Hospital on Sunday, February 8, 2004 at the age of 54 years.
Louise was born in Turner Valley, AB and raised in Calgary, AB. She was a successful art teacher, her life long dream. Louise was very involved in and dedicated to the Huntington Society and was named Huntington Person of the Year for North America in 2003. She gave so much of herself to her family, friends and the Huntington Society as a guest speaker at many conferences throughout Canada and the United States. She touched a lot of people and will be forever loved and missed.
She leaves to cherish her memory her two sons, David (Shauna) Wilkinson of Airdrie, AB and Jeff (Lorelei) Wilkinson of Calgary, AB; her brothers David (Marsali) Workman, and Bill Workman, both of Calgary, AB; her sister Susan (AL) Klassen of Medicine Hat, AB; and her dear companion Paul Senn; as well as her aunt Joan Workman of Sylvan Lake, AB and other family relatives. Louise was predeceased by her mother, Lucy Anne Workman in 1963 her father Bill Workman in 1975 and her beloved uncle Lou Workman in 2003.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, February 14, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Huntington Society of Canada, #400, 151 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON N2H 2M2. Telephone: 1 (800) 998 – 7398 or (519) 749 – 7063. www.hsc.ca.org.
In living memory of Louise Wilkinson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences