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HAERLE, Anita Edith (nee Nischik)

July 19, 1957 – Calgary, Alberta
May 6, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta

Anita Edith Haerle, passed away peacefully after a long fight with a hereditary heart condition, on Monday, May 6, 2019 at the age of 61 years.

She lived a full life playing ringette, pool, darts, softball and other activities. She was a dedicated Special Needs Teaching Assistant for the Calgary Board of Education and lived to love people. She had a gift with children and her eyes and smile would light up the room.

She is survived by her mother, Oma Lilli Nischik; sisters, Gertrude Williams and Irene Nischik; loving children, Nathanael Glenn Haerle (Janelle), Albertina Joy Hurtubise (Barry), Audrey Charity Haerle; and adored grandchildren, Ivy-Sue, Varlen, Brennan and Aviara and grandfurbaby, Storm.

Funeral Services will be held at Renfrew Baptist Church (1204 Renfrew Dr. NE, Calgary AB) on Saturday May 11, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Reception to follow in the Church Hall.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the residence of Albertina and Barry Hurtubise in the evening from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Please contact Tina or Audrey for directions.

Condolences may be forwarded through

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in her name, directly to:

  1. Calgary Health Trust, Telephone: (403) 943-0615

    Designation drop-down menu: In Memory of Anita Haerle (Fundraising for greatest needs of Medical Cardiology Unit 81 at Foothills Medical Centre)


  1. Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation, Telephone: (403) 946-2361

    Baby Shower Fund for orphaned or injured wildlife babies (because of her love for nature and children!)

In living memory of Anita Haerle, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, CALGARY, AB, T2E 2V6,   Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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