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ZAPFE, Patricia (Pat) Gail

October 6, 1947 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
July 21, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Patricia (Pat) Gail Zapfe of Calgary, passed away peacefully in her home from a pulmonary embolism on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the age of 70 years.

Born in Saskatoon, SK, Pat grew up in Thunder Bay, ON and moved with her family to Calgary in 1963. Pat attended Ernest Manning High School and was employed for thirty-three years at the Glencoe Club, retiring in 2012. Pat enjoyed her soap operas, doing puzzles, spending time with her friends and the occasional trip to the casino.

Pat is survived by her mother Julia Zapfe; sisters Linda Irwin and Susan and her husband Allan Sherlock, brother-in-law Keith Hagel and his wife Maggie, nieces and nephews Karene Irwin (Randy Killaby), Jesse Irwin (Jade), Brent (Christy) Hagel, Robin (Carrie) Hagel and Stacy Sherlock, great-nieces and nephews, Morgan Irwin, Jaedyn Irwin, Abigail Hagel and Graydon Hagel; aunts Arlene (Ted), Frannie, Kaye and Brigg; cousin Annie Flett (Norm); and many close friends. She was predeceased by her father Graydon Zapfe, sister Reni Hagel, and niece Casey Irwin.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB) on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. or to the United Way of Calgary and Area, #600, 1202 Centre Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 5A5 Telephone: (403) 231-6265,

In living memory of Patricia Zapfe, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB, T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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  1. Linda Marcellus

    Pat was like a big sister to me and a aunty to my daughter she will be missed.

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