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Archives for March 2008

Freed (Pepper), Eileen Grace

Freed (Pepper), Eileen Grace

A dear lady left us suddenly and unexpectedly on Monday, March 24, 2008 at her home. She wasn’t a famous or well-known person, but she was – our mom and our grandmother and we loved her a lot and we will miss her. Grace Eileen was born to Kenneth and Hansina McLennan on September 7, […]

Fox, Douglas Carpenter

Fox, Douglas Carpenter

Douglas Carpenter Fox, beloved husband of Erna of 50 years, went home to his Lord and Saviour on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at the age of 88 years. Douglas Fox was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on January 8, 1920. He married Erna Schwanke on December 19, 1957. Doug worked for 39 years for the Bank […]

Baker, George Austin Lee

In Memorial

George Austin Lee Baker, of Calgary, passed away on Friday, March 28, 2008 at the age of 59 years. George is survived by his loving daughter, Jessica Baker and sister Edna Frey. By request a funeral service will not be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to extend their thanks to all […]

Lockwood (nee Underwood), Elizabeth (Bette) Ada

Lockwood (nee Underwood), Elizabeth (Bette) Ada

Late on the evening of Friday, March 28, 2008, Bette peacefully passed away at the McKenzie Towne Care Center due to complications with Alzheimer’s at the age of 77 years. Bette was born and raised in Calgary, graduating from Western Canada High School. Bette’s family were pioneers in Calgary – her grandfather, Thomas Underwood established […]

Robb, William Alexander

Robb, William Alexander

William Alexander Robb, MD FRCS died at his home in Calgary on Friday, March 28, 2008 at the age of ninety-two. His remarkable life began on February 21, 1916 in Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan where he was born on the family farm. Dr. Robb received his MD degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1943 and […]

Blouin, Joseph Roland “Edgar

Blouin, Joseph Roland “Edgar

Edgar Blouin of Calgary passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at the age of 64 years. Edgar was born on September 20, 1943, in Gravelbourgh, SK. At a young age his family moved to Oshawa, ON, where he attended Holy Cross School. As a young man he moved to Hanmer, ON where he worked […]

Riley, Dora Nellie

Riley, Dora Nellie

Dora Riley of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at the age of 86 years. Dora came to Alberta in her teens from the farms of Saskatchewan during the Depression. She moved with the family to Delburne, AB, where the family started over on a homesteaded farm. She left the farm and […]

Faulder (nee Green), Velma Nellie

Faulder (nee Green), Velma Nellie

Velma Nellie Faulder (nee Green) of Calgary passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2008, at the age of 87 years. Velma was born and raised in London, ON where she worked as a secretary before moving to Moose Jaw with her husband, Murray, in 1945. With Murray in the RCAF, they lived in several Canadian […]

Filion (nee McConnell), Helene Rita

Filion (nee McConnell), Helene Rita

Helene Rita Filion passed away peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Centre in Calgary on Friday, March 28, 2008 after a brief illness. Helene was born in Montreal on July 6, 1920. As a girl she loved to dance and was recognized for her excellence in Irish dancing. Helene was married to Leo Filion on July […]

Mahadeo, Priscella

Mahadeo, Priscella

Priscilla Mahadeo, beloved wife of Clarence, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2008 at the age of 76 years. Priscilla was born in Trinidad and immigrated to Calgary in 1969. Her love for children led her to a teaching career for many years until her retirement. Her enjoyment of travel lead her to experience many […]