June 29, 1946 – Stratford, Ontario
April 5, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Connie McClelland, beloved wife of Lorne McClelland of Calgary, AB, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019 at the age of 72 years.
Connie graduated from the Stratford Teacher’s College and worked as an elementary school teacher in Stratford. Upon moving to Calgary, she attended the University of Calgary and obtained her Bachelor of Education degree. Connie continued teaching until her retirement in 2006. Throughout her career as a teacher, Connie touched the lives of countless students.
Besides her loving husband, Lorne, Connie is also survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Meg and Marcus; son Mike; and three grandchildren, Karen, Hayden and Christine. Connie is also survived by her two brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Ross (Darlene) McClelland and Larry McClelland.
Connie was predeceased by her parents Bob and Ila Simpson; and her parents-in-law Fred and Anne McClelland.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB) on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow in the Hospitality Centre at the Funeral Home. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the A.L.S. Society of Alberta (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), 7874 – 10th Street N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 8W1, www.alsab.ca.
In living memory of Connie McClelland, 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