October 2, 1920 – November 23, 2009
Rose Jean Angeline Zimmer of Calgary passed away on Monday, November 23, 2009 at the Sarcee Hospice, with her loving family by her side, at the age of 89 years.
Rose is survived by her six children, Jeanette (Dan) Buckley, Shirley (Tom) Blakney, Marcelle (Bernard) Audia, Mervin (Marilyn) McDonald, Clifford (Judy) McDonald, and Patrick McDonald; fifteen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by four brothers; a sister; and numerous nieces and nephews. Rose was predeceased by her first husband Malcolm MacDonald in 1972 and second husband Louie Zimmer in 1993; and her loving grandson Timothy Blakney in 1992.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church (1525 – 45th Street S.E.) on Friday, November 27, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rose Zimmer, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences