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Archives for January 2015

TAYLOR, Harold Reginald

November 24, 1934 – Michel, British Columbia January 30, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta Harold Reginald Taylor beloved husband of Jean of Calgary, passed away on Friday, January 30, 2015 at the age of 80 years. Harold was the past business manager for IBEW Local 254 Electrical Workers and a trustee for Alberta Electrical Workers Health […]

ARMSTRONG, Christina Rita (nee Crimmon)

ARMSTRONG, Christina Rita (nee Crimmon) June 12, 1920– Didsbury, AB January 25, 2015 – Calgary, AB Rita Armstrong was a talented artist, drawing and painting throughout her life. During WWII she and her sister Gerry moved to Thunder Bay to work in an aircraft manufacturing factory. Later Rita trained as a hairdresser and owned three […]

HOLE, Linda Lee

In Memorial

February 20, 1962, Medicine Hat, Alberta January 29, 2015, Calgary, Alberta Writing my own obituary has been one of the hardest things I have ever had to do. My family moved to Calgary when I was only 3 years old. I graduated from Crescent Heights High School (1980) and later graduated from SAIT. When I […]

FOSTER, Edna “Eddie” (nee McCudden)

August 19, 1925 – Liverpool, England January 29, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Mum and Nana Edna Foster (nee McCudden) of Calgary on Thursday, January 29, 2015. Born in Liverpool to Elizabeth McCudden (nee Parkinson); and her father William Charles McCudden. Edna immigrated […]

EDWARDS, Mary Faith

August 25, 1920 – Drobot, Saskatchewan January 26, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta “Home-going” for Mary to meet her wonderful Jesus came early on Monday, January 26, 2015 at the age of 94 years. Mary lived and worked across Canada, and was the first woman realtor ever at a company in Winnipeg! She also worked in […]


In Memorial

June 1, 1923 – La Coruna, Spain January 30, 2015 – Calgary, AB Amparo Alvarez passed away in Calgary at Wentworth Manor on Friday, January 30, 2015 at the age of 91 years. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on […]

SCHLENKER, Beverley Arthur (Art)

On January 29, 2015, Beverley Arthur Schlenker departed on another journey, no passport required. Lovingly waving him farewell were Eileen, his wife of 51 years; his daughters Linelle Giles (Steve) and Cara Schlenker (Randy); his grandchildren, Carly Giles and Cameron Giles; and friend of the family, Bruce Watson, all of whom Art was very proud. […]

STODALKA, Lynn (nee Valery)

December 6, 1920 – Vibank, Saskatchewan January 27, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta Lynn Stodalka (nee Valery), beloved wife of Allan Stodalka of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at the age of 94 years. She met her beloved Allan in 1939, courted throughout WWII and were married in Saskatchewan in 1947. They celebrated […]


November 4, 1932 – Thorhild, Alberta January 29, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta Victor Kolewaski, beloved husband of Myrna Kolewaski (nee Pearce) of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Victor owned barber shops in Vegreville, Banff and Calgary. It was during his time in Banff when he met […]

BROWNLEE, Olive (nee Baird)

In Memorial

January 27, 1924 – January 27, 2015 Olive Baird was born January 27, 1924 in Lurgan N. Ireland. She was the youngest of five children born to Sarah Jane Leathem and Allen Baird. Olive married William James Brownlee in St. Mark’s Church in Portadown, N. Ireland on June 7, 1944. In 1949 Olive and Bill […]