March 31, 1934 – Kerrobert, Saskatchewan
September 12, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta
Irene Rieger, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at the age of 84 years.
Irene raised her family for many years in Kelowna and moved to Calgary in 1974.
Irene is survived by three daughters, Karen, Debbie, and Gail; son, Rick; eleven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous brothers, sisters, and loved ones.
Irene was predeceased by husband, Fred; daughter, Donna; and numerous brothers and sisters.
A Celebration of Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB), on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow at the funeral home. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Calgary & Area Chapter, 150, 110 Quarry Park Blvd. S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 3G3 Telephone: (403) 250-7090, www.mssociety.ca.
Thank you to Dr. Robert Cole and all of the wonderful staff at Southwood Hospice for all your support in caring for Mom.
In living memory of Irene Rieger, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences