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MANTHEY, Elisabeth Margarete (nee Stolz)

July 2, 1936 – Berlin, Germany
December 3, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta

Elisabeth Manthey of Calgary, passed away on December 3, 2017, after a short battle with cancer.

Elisabeth Manthey immigrated to Canada in 1956 to be with her future husband “Siggy”.

She was an accomplished household engineer and when their last child was established in elementary school, she worked as a kindergarten teacher’s aide. She loved reading stories to the children and helping them enjoy the school atmosphere. She also volunteered at the local thrift store in Edson. She loved reading books and walking their little poodle.

She is survived by her children Peter (Patricia), Pamela (Jamie) and Michele (Timothy); nephew Rolf (Brenda) as well as many other family and friends.

Elisabeth was predeceased by her husband Siegfried “Siggy”.

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455. Condolences may be forwarded through

We would like to thank the staff at Rosedale Hospice for their kindness and compassion towards Elisabeth in her final weeks.

In living memory of Elisabeth Manthey, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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  1. Michele, Peter and Pam we are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts are with you. Your mother was like a second grandmother to our girls, from the time they born until now, when they are all grown up. She and Siggy were the best neighbours we could have asked for and we miss the both dearly.
    The Hickies

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