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ALBERTA - Calgary - Miscellaneous Obituaries - 42

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YOUNG -- James "Jim" Young of Calgary, passed away peacefully at the Brentwood Nursing Home on December 28, 1997 at the age of 84 years. Jim was predeceased by his wife Edna on December 17, 1996. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughter Betty ad son-in-law Gordon Russell; his grandsons, Michael and Gordan; and by numerous other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Thursday, January 1, 1998 between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Foster's Garden Chapel Funeral Home on Friday, January 2, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. with Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. If friends desire, donations may be made to donor's choice. At Foster's Garden Chapel's annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service, an "Ornamental Dove" will be dedicated in memory of Jim. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.

ALLERY -- July 24, 1950 - December 19, 1997. Sandra Mary Allery (nee Saunders), beloved wife of Dave Allery of Calgary, went to be with the Lord while at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on Friday, December 19, 1997, after a courageous battle with Systemic Scleroderma, at the age of 47 years. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke's Catholic Church (corner of Northmount Drive and Northland Drive N.W.), on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. William H. Trienekens, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens at a later date. If friends so desire, the family would appreciate memorial tributes be made directly to the "Friends of Sandy" Scleroderma Trust Fund c/o the Royal Bank of Canada, 144, 250 Shawville Boulevard S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2Y 2Z7. In living memory of Sandy Allery, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.

BEEBY -- Maudie Elizabeth Beeby passed away in the Bethany Care Centre on December 19, 1997. She was born in Calgary on May 11, 1913 and married Gordon Barker on December 18, 1940, and Wilfred Beeby on July 16, 1960. Maudie worked at the Calgary General Hospital Central Supply Room in the 1950's and 1960's and moved to Fairmont Hot Springs, British Columbia in 1968, where she worked at the Fairmont Campground and as a hostess in Fairmont Lodge Restaurant. Maudie is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Brian Carlson, and much loved grandsons, Jason and Jordan; as well as a niece and nephew in the U.S. and other relatives in Calgary. Maudie is predeceased by her first husband F.G. Barker in 1948, and her second husband W. Beeby in 1991, son Frederick Barker in 1985 and sister Marguerite Neilson in 1993. Funeral Services will be held in the Prayer Chapel at the Bethany Care Centre (south entrance, 916 - 18A Street N.W.) on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Warren Litt officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Bethany Care Centre or Alzheimer's Society of Calgary, 1920 - 11 Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 3L8. A special thanks goes out to all the staff on Levels 7 and 8 at the Bethany Care Centre for everything they did for Maudie during her residency. In living memory of Maudie Beeby, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.

BROWN -- Menno William, of Black Diamond, born on January 1, 1922 at Rosenfeld, Manitoba, passed away at Black Diamond on December 19, 1997. He served in the Royal Canadian Army for thirty-one years, overseas during World War II, 1942 to 1946, in Korea 1953 to 1954 and in Egypt in 1966. Menno was a R.C.E.M.E. sergeant when he retired in 1972. Menno is survived by his wife Theresa, Black Diamond; his sons, Terry of Longview and Murray (Cheryl), Blackie; his daughters, Helana (Gerry) O'Neill, Provost and Penny Brown, Black Diamond; his grandchildren, Theresa (Fred) Nicholson, Calvin (Kim) O'Neill, Grady Brown and Jerraco and Averoe Brown; and his great-granddaughters, Tamara and Jori Nicholson. He is also survived by his sister Bernice (Bill) Amdor, Medicine Hat and Jim (Jean) Brown, Comox, B.C.; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father William in 1967, his mother Helen in July, 1997, his son Larry Brown in August, 1997 and his sister Dorothy Stuart in 1977. Funeral Services will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall, Branch 78 in Black Diamond on Monday, December 22 at 2:30 p.m., the Rev. Paul Rumbolt officiating. Interment will follow at the Field of Honour, Foothills Cemetery. If desired, contributions may be made in Menno's memory to the Rising Sun Long Term Care, c/o Oilfields Hospital, Bag 1, Black Diamond, T0L 0H0. SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOMES LTD. (938-3111, 652-2222), Directors.

CAMERON -- John Dickson Cameron passed away Thursday, December 18, 1997, at the age of 73, after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (703 Heritage Drive S.W.), today, December 22, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. J. Karl English officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A2. In living memory of John Cameron, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.

CONNOLLY -- Helen Irene Connolly died peacefully at Bethany Care Centre in Airdrie on December 18, 1997 at the age of 88 years. Helen was born in 1909 at Spring Lake, Alberta. Helen fulfilled her professional teaching career in local Alberta schools as well as in Langley, British Columbia. She was truly a stimulating and inspiring Christian woman. She leaves to mourn her loss, siblings and their spouses, Agnes Reilander of Lethbridge, Leo and Jean Vos of Daysland, Brother Alfred Vos, OFM of Lumsden, Saskatchewan, Kathleen Rath of Edmonton, Henry and Mary Vos, and Genevieve Vos, all of Calgary. Helen was predeceased by her husband Irwin (Dave) Connolly, five sisters and a brother. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Cathedral (219 - 18 Avenue S.W.) today, December 22, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Benedicto Marino, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow in "Holy Family Cemetery" at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Helen Connolly, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.

DANIELSON -- Joseph Andrew Danielson, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on Saturday, December 20, 1997 at the age of 80 years. He was predeceased by his wife of forty-eight years, Ethel, in 1993. He is survived by his daughter Clarice (Ray) Bulman, Kamloops; his sons, Wayne (Corrie) Danielson, Airdrie, Larry Danielson, Vancouver and Richard (Jane) Danielson, Calgary. He is also survived by his brother Ed Danielson, Vancouver Island; and his loving sisters, Emily McRoberts, Esther Lumgair and Vi (Warren) Dunsmoor, all of Calgary; as well as many nieces and nephews. Joe will be greatly missed by his ten grandchildren, Jasmine Danielson, Joe Danielson, Elisha Danielson, Kris Danielson, Kailey Danielson, Peter Danielson, Crystal Bulman, Tiffany Bulman, Ellen Danielson and Tessie Danielson. He will also be missed by his little friends, who called him "Papa Joe" or "Grandpa Joe" and to whom he provided a non-ending supply of candy. They include Jordan Leitch, Matthew Theriault and Danica Armstrong. There are many friends who made Joe's life much richer with their kindness and hospitality before, and especially after, the death of his life-partner, Ethel. They include Esther and Shirley Shymansky, Ken and Rose Leitch, Kay and Frank Armstrong, Marv Garrison, Jack and Sandy Summers, Bernice Dunsmoor, Michelle and Ken Theriault, Ron, Chantell and Ken Leitch, The Armstrong Boys, Rob and Donna Simpson, Tracy and Colleen Allen. Joe was predeceased by his mother, Gina Marie, two sisters, Lila Dunsmoor and Sylvia Ludlow, and one brother, Dan Danielson, as well as his brothers-in-law and good friends, Bill Ludlow, Vern Summers, Alex Lumgair and Cec Dunsmoor. At this time, Joe's family would like to extend their most sincere appreciation to Joe's family physician and friend, James Corley, for his always excellent and compassionate care of Joe in the last five years. Thank you also to the nurses at the Peter Lougheed Centre and to Dr. Corley's staff at Mount Royal Medi-Centre for their concern and care. Memorial Services at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue, N.W. Calgary, AB on Monday, December 29, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Anyone wishing to do so, may make donations to the Peter Lougheed Centre or a charity of their choice. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.

DAVEY -- Albert (Al) George Davey passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 20, 1997 at the age of 85 years, after a courageous battle against heart and lung disease. Al was born in 1912 in Cornicopia, Alberta. As a youngster he lived in the Crow's Nest Pass area and the Drumheller Valley. He became a Calgarian in 1940. Al served four years in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II and was a member of the Army, Navy, Air Force Veterans Association. He was active with the Boy Scouts of Canada as a Rover Leader with the 18th Scout Troop for many years. He was also a supporter of the Calgary Boys and Girls Band. Al was an early entrepreneur in the city and owned the Alberta Paint and Autobody until his retirement at the age of 70 years. He will be joyfully remembered by his friends and family for his wonderful sense of humour, his positive attitude and his never ending wit. We know the Lord as welcomed him. He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-six years, Margaret (Grace) Davey; his devoted children, Jack and Marsha Davey and Sandra and Neil Smith; his sister Emma Mills; as well as his four granddaughters, Jennifer, Krista, Nicole and Jillian. Al is predeceased by his parents, George and Agnes and sisters, Betty and Agnes. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on December 23, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Alan Schooley of Southwood United Church officiating. The family would like to thank Dr. Donald Louie and the nursing staff of Unit 47 at the Rockyview General Hospital and the Calgary Health Services Home Care Staff for their care and support. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in Al's memory directly the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary Alberta T2G 3Y6 or to the Alberta Lung Association, 302, 609 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 2A1. In living memory of Albert Davey, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES. Telephone: 403-243-8200.

DENBURY -- Douglas George Edward Denbury, born in Calgary on August 20, 1920, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 19, 1997 after a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife Margretha (Nell), whom he met and married while serving his country during World War II. He is also survived by his only son Leslie and his wife Karen, and grandsons, Matthew and Michael; his sisters, Betty Piedmont and Ruth (Jim) Quinn; his sister-in-law Ruth Denbury; and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alberta Cancer Foundation c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, T2N 4N2 or the Agape Manor Hospice, 1302 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, T2N 1B8. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.

EAGLE -- Mrs. Dorothy Amy Eagle of Calgary, passed away at the George Boyack Nursing Home on December 21, 1997 at the age of 93 years. Announcements later by LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.

FETTER -- Gladys Irene Fetter passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving daughters, Marian Jefferies and Mavis Fetter, on December 19, 1997 at the age of 92 years. Gladys was born in Sherwood, North Dakota and immigrated to Antelope in 1910 with her parents, Henry and Dorathea Walker. Gladys married her beloved husband Bryan in Cabri, Saskatchewan on November 7, 1927. Their marriage was blessed with four children, Alan Fetter (Dorothy) of Edmonton, Alberta, Marian Jefferies and Mavis Fetter of Calgary, Alberta, and Edward Fetter (deceased), and Francis of Nova Scotia. Gladys and Bryan celebrated sixty-three wonderful years of marriage, before Bryan passed away on November 25, 1989. Gladys was a loving grandmother and great-grandmother. There were thirteen grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brothers, Henry, Edward and sisters, Helen and Esther. Mary Ann NuFable was a loving and dedicated care giver to Gladys until the last. Gladys had a wonderful artistic talent and was a thirty-five year member of the Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club. Her displays will be missed at the annual Lapidary Show. Funeral Services will be held at St. David's United Church, 3303 Capitol Hill Crescent N.W. on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. John Griffith officiating. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Kidney Foundation of Canada - Calgary Chapter, 1717 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary T2G 2N8. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888

FORBES -- Kenneth James Forbes, passed away on December 18, 1997. He was born on September 3, 1943 in Calgary, Alberta. He is survived by his wife Cindy; their two daughters and a son-in-law, Stacey and Todd, and Amanda; three precious grandchildren, Caitlin, Alycia, Kyle; two other daughters and two sons-in-law, Kerry and Calvin, Kathy and Scott. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Monday, December 22, 1997 from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway's "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Don Harder of Thornhill Baptist Church officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells". Telephone: 403-276-2296.

HENSON -- Mr. Thomas William Henson, beloved husband of Mrs. Jeanne Henson of Claresholm, passed away at the Willow Creek Auxiliary Hospital on December 20, 1997 at the age of 86 years. Funeral Services will be held at the Claresholm United Church, on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Claresholm, Alberta. Telephone: 1-403-625-3212.

KAWKA -- Benny, beloved husband of Mrs. Joan Kawka of Calgary, passed away at the Cedars Villa Nursing Home on December 19, 1997 at the age of 65 years. Besides his loving wife, Benny is survived by son Leslie; sister Helen (Zenon) Sabat; mother-in-law Alberta Watson; sisters-in-law, June (Harvey) Mosca and Doris (Laurids) Gjerlevsen. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to Alzheimer Society of Calgary (1920 - 11 Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3G2). Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.

LUFT -- Ethel of Calgary, passed away in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, December 17, 1997 at the age of 71 years. She is survived by one son and two daughters, Rick (Sue), Judy Donaldson (John Thomson), Deborah Soby (John); and five grandchildren, Wendy Alana, Barbara and Cameron Luft, Shannon and Kelsey Donaldson. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Services to follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422

LYALL -- Mrs. Kathleen Helen Lyall of Calgary, passed away the Sarcee Auxiliary Nursing Home on December 21, 1997 at the age of 89 years. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.

NESBITT -- Daniel James of Balzac passed away suddenly at his residence on Tuesday, December 16, 1997 at the age of 51 years. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.) on Monday, December 22, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.

RICHARDSON -- Florence Richardson passed away at her residence on December 20, 1997 at the age of 99 years. Florence is the loving mother of Doris Holtskog, Rose Lillico and Rosemary Richardson. Memorial Services will be held at the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday, December 23, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 AVENUE S.E. at GARDEN ROAD (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.

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