November 19, 1918 – Herbert, Saskatchewan
September 3, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Loreen Davis, of Calgary, AB passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at the age of 100 years.
Loreen was born in Herbert, Saskatchewan on November 19, 1918.
She worked many years at the Calgary Public Library. Loreen loved to help others through her leadership in CGIT, volunteering at ARBI and delivering food through Meals on Wheels. She especially loved and nurtured her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is remembered for her heartfelt smiles and her love of the outdoors.
Loreen is survived by her children, Judy (Ed) Wood, of Calgary, AB; Gordon Davis of Grand Forks, BC, Richard (Mary) Davis of Calgary, AB, Cameron Davis of Canmore, AB and Murray (Elizabeth) Davis of Turner Valley, AB; eight grandchildren, Erin Wood, Michael (Kristen), Colin, Selina (Jeremy), Ben, Chris, Daniel (Marika) and Justin; and six great-grandchildren, Euan, Ethan, Max, Judah, Halle and Alexa. She is also survived by her brother Ross Holmes, of Mississauga, ON; sister Peggy Nybo of Swift Current, SK and many extended family and friends.
Loreen was predeceased by her husband Gordon Davis, her brothers, Cecil Holmes and Stuart Holmes; and her sister Iris (Doll) Roberts.
A Celebration of Loreen’s Life will be held at Woodcliff United Church (5010 Spruce Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the church hall. Graveside was held at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
The family of Loreen would like to thank the staff at Millrise Seniors Village and the staff at Home Instead Senior Care for their compassionate care.
In living memory of Loreen Davis, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB, T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences