April 26, 1925 – Veteran, Alberta
June 4, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Peggy Fowler-Ferguson of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at the age of 94 years with her loving husband Bruce at her side.
Peggy was born in Veteran, AB on April 26, 1925 to Margaret and Hugh Brennan, one of five children.
Peggy met, fell in love and married Bill Fowler in August of 1947. They had five children Patti, Bill, Hugh, Frank and Bob. Bill Sr. passed away in 1986. Many years later Peggy met Bruce and they were married in 1999.
Peggy returned to University and ultimately obtained B.Ed, B.Music and M.Ed. degrees. As Mom said after Dad passed, “she was doing three things a day, and they weren’t breakfast, lunch and dinner”. Peggy was active in various music, educational and recreational organizations including: Alberta Choral and Band Association, Alberta Registered Music Teachers, Alberta Opera, Centennial Choir, Phi Delta Kappa, Beta Sigma Phi, Victoria Yacht Club, University of Calgary, Dance Club, Rotary, Probus, Greeters, and the Canadian Power Squadron. She was also very active at the Glencoe and Glencoe Golf Club, and a long-time member of the Bar Kay Cee Ranch.
Besides her loving husband Bruce, Peggy is survived by her four children Patti O’Connor (Larry), Bill Fowler (Laurie), Hugh Fowler, Bob Fowler (Donna); and eleven grandchildren Sarah Jane McNichol (Phil), RJ Hornes (Ashley), Jennifer Fowler (Trevor Brown), Jamie Fowler (Sherri), Shaun Fowler, Brianna Fowler, Liam Fowler, Jade Fowler, Travis McKee (Jenny), Trista Rollert (Brad), Cherise Wiljeto (Steve). Mom is also survived by Bruce’s three children Anne, Cathy (Glen), and Blair Ferguson; as well as her nine great-grandchildren. Peggy is survived by her brother Pat Brennan of Sydney, British Columbia.
Mom was predeceased by her first husband Bill Fowler in 1986, and her son Frank Fowler in 2004, her brother’s Don Brennan (Doris), Bill Brennan (Mary Jane), and her sister Rita Grier (Bob). As well by, Bill Sr.’s sisters Dorothy Sparrow (Dr. Larry) and Carol Diamond (Rene).
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church (5340 – 4th Street S.W., Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the St. Anthony’s Parish Hall. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Margaret Fowler-Ferguson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences