January 22, 1939 – Vermillion, Calgary
April 30, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta
We are saddened to share that on Monday, April 30, 2018, Irene Twa passed away at age 79, after a life well-lived.
Irene will be fiercely missed by husband and best friend Craighton; children, Tracy, Robert (Susan) and Carey (Scott); grandchildren, Lindsay (Mitchell), Shaylea (Nic), Jennifer, Mackenzie, Kristen, Lauren and Jake; great-granddaughter Lily; sisters, Helen and Norrie; extended family and by more dear friends and loved ones than anyone can count.
Memorial donations in memory of Irene may be made to The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. or to the charity of your choice. Or, as Irene would often say, “If you feel down, go and do something good for someone else”.
A service to celebrate Irene’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the funeral home. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Irene Twa, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences