Irene Elizabeth Yost passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 10, 2006 at Wentworth Court in Calgary at the age of 83 years.
Irene was born in Halkirk, AB on April 28, 1923. She will be greatly missed by her daughter Connie (Joe Spisak); two sons, Greg (Kim) and Bruce Yost and six grandchildren. Irene will also be missed by her brother Vernon (Betty) Houser of Scarborough, ON; three sisters, Lois (Chris Thumlert) of Red Deer, Kay (Albert Brown) of Castor and Phyllis Houser of Winnipeg, MB as well as many nieces and nephews. Irene was predeceased by her husband of fifty years, Harry Yost in 1997; son Kenneth in 1966; parents, Clarence and Kathleen Houser and brothers, Ken and Ray Houser.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, June 15, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. The family sincerely thanks Dr. Lampard and the staff of Wentworth Court for the loving care and kindness extended to Irene and her family. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, #201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone: (403) 290-0110. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Irene Yost, 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