Amelia Kentfield beloved wife of the late Dr. John Kentfield, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019.
Amelia grew up in Townsville, Queensland with her family. From there she moved to New York where she worked at the Australian Consulate. Whilst there, Amelia met John and they were married in 1966. They then moved to England for a brief time before moving to Calgary in 1970. Amelia was a devout Catholic. She also had many interests including classical music, opera, and travelling. Amelia was a distinguished hostess who loved to entertain friends. She will be most remembered for her kindness, gentleness, refined tastes and dignity. She was always a faithful friend with the largest of hearts.
Amelia is survived by her two nephews, Kevin and Bernard Kennelly and their families, all of whom are in Australia. Amelia was predeceased by her husband John; her older sisters Mary and Vera; and her brothers, Alf and Bob.
A Funeral Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle NW, Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 beginning at 2:00 p.m. A reception in the Hospitality Centre at the Funeral Home to follow. A Graveside Service will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery (3219 4 Street SW, Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Amelia Kentfield, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE NW, CALGARY, AB T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences