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WONFOR – Rebecca Patricia (nee Pirie)

August 17, 1916 – June 16, 2010

Rebecca “Pat” Wonfor, beloved wife of John Wonfor of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at the age of 93 years

Pat was born to William and Mary Pirie in Ottawa, ON on August 17, 1916. She was educated in the Ottawa School System, and married John Wonfor on April 12, 1948.

Pat is survived by her husband John; sister Beatrice “Pinkie” Pirie; children Stephen (Lynnie Graburn), Patricia Ann (Tim Palmer) and Virginia (Jim Godin); granddaughters Jennifer, Johanna, Emily, Julia, Lauren, Zoe, and great-grandson James. Pat was totally dedicated to her family and to others. When she walked into a room, the room lit up; when she walked outside, the world lit up. Now she lights up heaven

Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew’s United Church, (924 Heritage Drive S.W.) on Tuesday, June 29, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through The family sincerely wishes to thank the staff at Unit 300, Beverly Centre, for their wonderful care for Pat over the last five years.

In living memory of Pat Wonfor, 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.

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  1. Nancy and George Wilson :

    Stephen….What a wonderful picture of your Mom! My guess is it speaks a thousand words. I am sorry that you lost a mom and your girls lost a gramma. I can tell she was a special gal. Clearly heaven will be better place for having her.
    Big warm hugs from the Wilsons.

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  2. Ed & Linda McNally :

    Dear Stephen,
    We send you our love and know she will be happy in heaven where she will be organizing everyone. She was a most remarkable woman.
    God bless,
    Ed & Linda

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  3. Kathleen & George :

    Dear, dear Wonfors,
    Heartfelt condolences to all your family. She was truly an original, we will always remember her tam o’shanter and merry spirit.
    Warmest hugs,
    Kathleen and George

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