December 27, 1932 –Cornwall, Ontario
August 24, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Irene Sparrow of Airdrie, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the age of 86 years.
Irene was born in Cornwall, Ontario on Dec 27, 1932 and was married to Tom Sparrow in 1952. She greatly enjoyed spending time with her family.
Irene is survived by her son, Stephen (Cecilia) Sparrow and daughter, Lynn (Len) Rooney; five grandchildren, Eric (Alecia) Sparrow, Jessica (Tim) Postma, Kira Sparrow (Aaron Matthews), Stephanie Rooney (Ashley), Allison Rooney (Marco); and eight great-grandchildren, Mia, Brynn, Thomas, Archer, Rooney, Atticus, Roslyn and Asha.
There will be a private family gathering where Irene will be reunited with her beloved Tom.
Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Irene Sparrow, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: 403-948-1100.Print This Obituary & Condolences