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MCALLISTER - Anne Elisabeth McAllister passed away in her home on October 31, 1997 at the age of 72 years. She is survived by her three daughters, Gabriele, Barbara, Kathy; and her son John. In the words of her grandson, Brendan, "Oma loved her family and she was a great cook. She liked to entertain and she liked good music. We all really loved her. She was fun-loving and full of beauty, charm and affection." Funeral Services will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1307 - 14 Street S.W., on Friday, November 7, at 10:30 a.m., with the Reverend Jesus Timajo officiating. Interment to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0711 (11/6/97).

McANDREWS - Wilfred Gerard McAndrews passed away peacefully in his sleep on September 2, 1997 at the age of 78 years. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mark's Catholic Church (5552 Madigan Drive N.E.), today, September 6, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Roul Ranola, Celebrant. If friends so desire, donations can be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. In living memory of Wilfred McAndrews, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (9/6/97).

MCANGUS - Jack Dallis passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 14, 1997 at the age of 64 years. Best friend and loving companion of Marlene Davison. He is also survived by his brother Donald (Edith) McAngus and sister Wilda (Alex) Lamont; as well as five nephews and one niece, all of Ontario. Jack is predeceased by his parents, Kathleen and Bill, and his brother Glen. Jack dedicated twenty-one years of service to ensuring that the grounds of Market Mall were always beautifully landscaped and properly maintained. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. Funeral Services will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Wednesday, September 17, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 4N2. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel" and Crematorium, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888 (9/17/97).

MCAULEY - Kathleen (Kae) Mary (nee Boyle) died peacefully at Foothills Hospital on Friday, November 14, 1997 of a stroke. Kae was born on June 16, 1920 in Brandon, Manitoba and resided in Calgary since 1958. Kae's family, friends and church were the focus of her life. As wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother she was a loving, generous pillar of strength for the McAuley family. Here religious faith and her self-less devotion to helping others also played an important role in her life. Kae was a faithful member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church and an active member of the Ladies' Guild. She also enjoyed her activities with the Heritage Seniors and her Tuesday afternoon bowling league. Kae is survived by Bill, her husband of fifty-five years; sons, Murray (Sue) and Rob (Kathi) McAuley; daughters, Pat (Duane) Tritter and Betti-Rae (Larry) Toole; grandchildren, Marcy (Piotr Stazselis), Dana, Cassandra and Michael McAuley, Shea (Nicole) Tritter, Laura and Colin Toole; great-grandsons, Kyler and Brayden Tritter, all of Calgary; sisters, Frances (Adam) Lawson of Brandon, Sadie (Hugh) McAmmond of Edmonton; brother Charlie Boyle of Brandon; numerous nieces, nephews and many friends. Kae was predeceased in 1978 by her grandson Jason Paul Tritter. A life lived in kindness, service and unconditional love is the legacy Kae leaves to family and friends. She will be lovingly remembered in our hearts. The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks to Dr. William Fletcher and the wonderful staff at the Foothills Hospital Heart & Stroke Investigation Unit (Unit 112), the Emergency Room, and the EMS technicians for their kind and compassionate care. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 18, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 703 Heritage Drive S.W., Calgary. Interment will be held at her final resting place in Brandon, Manitoba (date to be determined). Flowers are gratefully declined, but those who wish may make memorial tributes to the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta. Funeral arrangements in care of MEMORIES FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM, 12705 Lake Fraser Drive S.E., Calgary. Telephone: 403-216-1386 (11/16/97).

McCAIG - Mrs. Stella May McCaig of Calgary, passed away on June 10, 1997 at the age of 87 years. Born November 17, 1909, in Berea, Kentucky, Stella moved with her family to Drinkwater, Saskatchewan in 1911. She married John W. (Jack) McCaig in 1925 and the family moved to Moose Jaw in 1929. While in Moose Jaw, Stella was active in St. Andrew's United Church, the Eastern Star and many other community and charitable organizations. In Moose Jaw, Stella developed Crescent Valley Pony Acres, where she bred and trained champion Shetland Ponies, which she showed throughout western Canada. She also trained and showed her own Palomino Mare "Golden Miss Muffet" to Grand Champion at the Royal Winter Fair in Toronto. After moving to an acreage near High River in 1980, she continued to involve her family and grandchildren with her horses, ponies and dogs. At the time of her passing, she was living at The Renoir in Calgary. She was a warm loving friend and teacher to her children and grandchildren. She instilled a love and caring for all animals to those whose lives she touched. Stella will be lovingly remembered and great missed by her sons, John R. (Bud) and his wife Ann, and Maurice W. and his wife Nicole; and grandchildren, Jeffrey McCaig and his wife Marilyn, JoAnn McCaig, Roxanne McCaig, Jane McCaig, Dawne Clark and her husband Graham and Debra Weltzin, all of Calgary, Melanie McCaig of Toronto, John McCaig of Victoria, Mark McCaig and his wife Jillian of Kelowna, and Michael McCaig of Vancouver; as well as fourteen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Sylvia and Dr. Maxwell Smart of Abbotsford, B.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Stella was predeceased by her husband Jack, daughter Jeanne, son Roger, granddaughter Dana, sister Vernice, and brother Robert. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Friday, June 13, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Very Rev. Robert T. Pynn of Cathedral Church of the Redeemer officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Stella McCaig Fund at the Calgary Foundation, Suite 1920, 540 - 5 Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 0M2. In living memory of Stella McCaig, 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 (6/12/97).

MCCALLUM - George McCallum, formerly of Langley, B.C., beloved husband of Mrs. Mary McCallum of Calgary, passed away at the Colonel Belcher Hospital on October 27, 1997 at the age of 75 years. Mr. McCallum was awarded an honorary life membership by the Stony Plain Meridian Lodge (Masons). He was a member of the Al Azhar (Shrine) Temple AAONMS, Shrine Mounted Patrol, and then became involved in Harness Racing and Standardbred Horses. Mr. McCallum was the race secretary of the Northland Park in Edmonton and the Calgary Stampede Park. He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Dan Kitchen of Fort St. John, B.C.; and two sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Jacki McCallum of Calgary, and John and Susan McCallum of Stony Plain; three grandchildren, Brad and Tamara Campbell, and Devin McCallum; and three great-grandchildren, Joshua, Thomas and Jenna McCallum and their mother Pam, all of Calgary. He is also survived by a brother Jim McCallum of Calgary; and a sister Anne Burden of Medicine Hat; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. McCallum was predeceased by a grandson Dana McCallum, three brothers, Hector, Slim and Archie, and a sister Alma. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Saturday, November 22, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at "Field of Honor", Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Shriner's Hospital For Crippled Children, Box 70038, Bowness Postal Outlet, Calgary, Alberta T3B 3K3. In living memory of George McCallum, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (11/1/97).

McCARTHY - Mr. John (Jack) McCarthy passed away peacefully on Monday, September 8, 1997 at the age of 80 years. Jack was known as a very optimistic and caring person. His understanding, compassion and love for his fellow-man will be greatly missed by his many friends and golfing buddies. Before his retirement Jack worked for the C.P.R. as an apprentice instructor at Alyth. Jack is survived by his loving daughter and son-in-law, Gayle and Bruno Arena; and his grandson Robert "Buddy". He will also be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by his faithful companion Betty Sawyer and her family; daughters, Sue and Beth; son Gordon and many other relatives. Jack is also survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Vi, and their children, Bill, Maureen, and their families. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Thursday, September 11, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Pius X Catholic Church (2424 - 24 Avenue N.W.), on Friday, September 12, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Robert M. Kasun, C.S.B. Celebrant. Private Graveside Services in "St. Joseph's Section" at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. In living memory of Jack McCarthy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (9/10/97).

MCARTHY - Michael Joseph McCarthy of Calgary, passed away on Friday, June 20, 1997 at the age of 62 years. Michael was born and spent his entire life in the Calgary area. He married Patricia Dolores in 1963, and they took up residence in Southwood, where he resided until the time of his death. He will be remembered as a good neighbour, who was always willing to lend a helping hand. Even after moving into Calgary, he never lost his love for the farm, which was evident by his garden. He is survived by a daughter, Michele (William) Montgomery of Lethbridge; a son, Blake (Angella) and their son Charles Patrick, all of Calgary. Michael is also survived by four brothers and six sisters and their families. He was predeceased by his wife Patricia Dolores in 1995. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at St. Gerard's Catholic Church, (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Tuesday, June 24, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Gerard's Catholic Church, (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Wednesday, June 25, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Alexander MacLennan, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow in "Good Shepherd Cemetery" at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rockyview Hospital, 7007 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary,Alberta T2V 1P9. In living memory of Michael McCarthy, 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 (6/23/97).

MCCLELLAND - Madge (nee Fairless) passed away at the Banff Mineral Springs Hospital at the age of 93, on Tuesday, June 24, 1997. She leaves a legacy of one daughter Noreen; three sons, Raymond, Hugh and Jim; eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She will be remembered for her love for her family, of the mountains, her home and her community, especially her Senior friends. Fiercely independent, she remained in her home on Squirrel Street until her passing, always there to receive visitors. Predeceased by her husband Jack McClelland, sister Isobella Armstrong and brother Wilfred Fairless. A Service of Remembrance will be held at St. George's in the Pines on Saturday, June 28, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Reverend Carmen Stansberry officiating. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Mineral Springs Hospital. Arrangements in care of JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, 211 Bear Street, Banff. Telephone: 762-3433 or 297-0711 (6/28/97).

MCCOLL - Richard (Rick) McColl of Calgary, passed away suddenly on November 19, 1997 at the age of 42 years. Rick will be sadly missed by his family and many friends. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of FIRST MEMORIAL, 1635 - 17 Avenue S.W., on Sunday, November 23, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice, or Rick's, The Salvation Army, 200, 1509 Centre Street S.W., Calgary T2G 2E6. For information call 297-0717 (11/21/97).

MCCONNELL - Teddy Raymond McConnell, beloved husband of Mrs. Mia McConnell of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on November 9, 1997 at the age of 74 years. Besides his loving wife, Ted is survived by his children, Darryl (Marilyn) McConnell of Etobicoke, Ontario, Darlene (Jim) Scott of Calgary, Alberta, Brian McConnell of Calgary, Alberta, Susan (Carl) Nanni of Thornhill, Ontario, Judy (Shane) Coultis of Banff, Alberta, and Ted (Gloria) Patterson of Banff, Alberta. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Brent and Colleen McConnell, Victoria and Cynthia Scott, David and Kevin Nanni, Shane, Brandi and Cory Coultis; great-grandchild Bailey; his older brother John McConnell of Moncton, New Brunswick; and his many beloved nieces, nephews and their children. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Sarah McConnell, brothers and sisters, Viola, Lorne, Daisy, Nina, Robert and his infant son Gary. Ted was born March 27, 1923 in Moncton, New Brunswick where he was raised and educated. In 1944 he married Doreen (Peggy) Wilson with whom he raised four children. Employed by Eastern Bakeries, he was an active member of the First United Baptist Church. In 1958, he moved to Calgary with his family where he enjoyed a thirty year career with Air Canada. In 1974, he married Mia Patterson and became a loving husband and father to her and her two children. After retiring, he and Mia enjoyed traveling and caring for their many pets. Being an outgoing, friendly person, he had many life-long friends. He was beloved by many and will be dearly missed by all. Those wishing to pay their respects, may do so at the MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Wednesday, November 12, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home on Thursday, November 13, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Children's Wish Foundation (No. 302, 223 - 12 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 0G9), or to the Calgary Humane Society (S.P.C.A.) (1323 - 36 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6T6). 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 (11/13/97).

MCCORMACK - Muriel Audrey McCormack, beloved wife of Stanley Victor of Calgary, passed away on June 2, 1997, at the age of 78 years. Funeral Services will be held at Renfrew United Church, 956 Radnor Avenue N.E., on Thursday, June 5, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Stephen Wilk officiating. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.), located within Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Phone: 403-272-5555. (6/5/97)

MCCOUBREY - Allison (Al) McCoubrey, beloved husband of Mrs. Marlene McCoubrey of Airdrie, passed away suddenly at his residence on June 2, 1997, at the age of 75 years. Al was born on May 1, 1922 in Sydney, Nova Scotia. He moved to Calgary in 1951 and married Marlene in 1953. Al managed hatcheries in Calgary for most of his life, retiring from Chinook Belt Hatcheries in 1983. Besides his loving wife, Al is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law, Randy, Kevin and Kim, Barry and Janice; a daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Perry Nitz, all of Calgary; four grandchildren, Kyle, Kelcie, Samantha and Rochelle. He is also survived by two brothers, Harry and Richard McCoubrey of P.E.I.; and two sisters, Irene McAdam and Marjorie McCoubrey, both of St. John, New Brunswick; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son Bradley in 1961 his parents, Harry and Carrie McCoubrey, a brother Rex, and two sisters, Audrey and Ruth. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Airdrie Funeral Home" (300 Towerlane Drive, Airdrie, Alberta), today, June 5, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Gordon Miller of Airdrie Seventh-Day Adventist Church officiating. Interment to follow at Airdrie Cemetery. In living memory of Al McCoubrey, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Airdrie Funeral Home", 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, ALBERTA. Telephone: 403-948-1100. (6/5/97)

MCCOY - Margaretta (Etta) Theresa (nee Hodgson) of Calgary, passed away peacefully at Cedars Villa in Calgary on June 17, 1997 at the age of 86 years. She is survived by two sons, Brian (Lucy Gorman) McCoy of Nepean, Ontario, and Terry (Gayle) McCoy of Calgary. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Benjamin, Martin and Evan of Nepean, Ontario and Erin, Jennifer, Ted and Matthew of Calgary. Etta was predeceased by her husband Ted in 1989, her parents, Benjamin and Anne Hodgson of Vernon, B.C. and her sisters, Ruth McKim and Joyce Richards. A Service of Remembrance will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), on Saturday, June 21, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, a memorial tribute may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6. The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of Cedars Villa for the care and kindness given to Etta. Funeral arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME LTD. and Bow Valley Crematorium. Telephone: 228-4422 (6/19/97).

MCCRACKEN - Duncan James McCracken. Duncan McCracken, graduate Professional Engineer from the University of Alberta was retired thirteen years from Nova Corporation after employment of forty years by Polysar. He was born December 23, 1918 at Medicine Hat, Alberta, son of Duncan and Jennie McCracken and died Sunday, November 30, 1997. He met and married Marjorie (Abel) in Sarnia where his children, Scott, Jennifer (Moore) and Rebecca were also born. One grandchild, Kaitlin Rebecca, was born to Jennifer and Will Moore in January of 1996. His work served as his hobby which led him to overseas assignments in Mexico, England and Belgium culminating in the building and management of the Polysar Bioxidation plant in the final year of employment. Since retirement he was actively involved in the regulation of the Great Lakes, by serving as President and Vice-President of the International Great Lakes Coalition, President of the Canadian Great Lakes Coalition, and President of the local Chapter in the Coalition for the Regulation of the Great Lakes. Funeral Services will be conducted by the Rev. John Torrance of Central Baptist Church at STEWART FUNERAL HOME, 254 George Street, Sarnia at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 3, with Visitation from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 2. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of choice (12/2/97).

MCCULLEY - Wesley Everett McCulley June 7, 1921 - November 18, 1997 He will be remembered always by his loving wife Marie; daughter Janine; grandson Joel; special granddaughter Seema; and his friends. A Celebration of Wesley's Life will be held at the CALGARY CREMATORIUM CHAPEL, 3219 - 4 Street N.W. (within the valley of Queen's Park Cemetery), on Sunday, November 23, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements and Cremation in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Calgary Crematorium Chapel". Telephone: 299-0111 (11/21/97).

MCDERMID - Katherine (nee Robinson) passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on December 13, 1997, following a brief illness. Born in Melfort, Saskatchewan and raised in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Katherine came to Calgary following the completion of her nursing training in Brandon. She was predeceased by her brothers, Arnold and John, who died in the Second World War, by her husband Don in 1979, and by her sisters, Isabel and Margaret. She is survived by her daughter Nancy; son John and daughter-in-law Laurie Allen, all of Calgary; and by her sister Florence of Fort Saskatchewan. Kaye worked for many years at the Associate Clinic following her arrival in Calgary. She was married to Don McDermid in 1952 and later left nursing to raise her family. She returned to work in the early 1970's when the Beverly Nursing Home opened its new facility on 90 Avenue S.W., and later retired as its Director of Nursing in 1983. Funeral Services will be held at JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, 240 - 17 Avenue S.W., Wednesday, December 17, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends so wishing may make a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0711 (12/16/97).

MCDONALD - James Frances McDonald of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on July 7, 1997 at the age of 68 years. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Monday, July 14, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Services to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. In living memory of James McDonald, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (7/12/97).

MCDONALD - George T. (Born March 19, 1912 George E.C. Macdonald). Passed peacefully at Colonel Belcher Hospital in Calgary on Monday, June 23, 1997. A Royal Canadian Air Force veteran, George was predeceased by both his beloved wives, Earla in 1960 and Marjorie in 1990. He is survived by his brother Alec of Tucson, Arizona; his children, George, Lynn, Janet, Rob, and Sheila, and their spouses; and four grandchildren; and by his extended family, Janet and David Bruneau and Lorne and Lou Smith, their six children, and six grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff of the Colonel Belcher Hospital for the compassionate care our father received. As one of the original residents of Kanerva House, George will be honoured with a Memorial Service to be held at Kanerva (2945 - 26 Avenue S.E., Calgary), on Friday, June 27, 1997 at 2:00 p.m., following a private Interment. If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A2. In living memory of George McDonald, 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 (6/25/97).

MCDONALD - Isobel "Jean" McDonald of Calgary, passed away at the George Boyack Nursing Home, on July 2, 1997 at the age of 74 years. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Wednesday, July 9, 1997 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. In living memory of Jean McDonald, 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 (7/9/97).

MCDONALD - Mr. L.D. (Doug) McDonald, beloved husband of Mrs. Shirley McDonald of Cochrane and formerly of Leduc, Alta., passed away at the Agape Manor Hospice in Calgary on Wednesday, October 29, 1997 at the age of 71 years. Doug was employed with Texaco Canada (Imperial Oil) for thirty-seven years, retiring in 1990. He then had a private consulting business in the pipeline construction industry until his passing. Besides his loving wife, Doug is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Sandy McDonald; and one daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Jim Holmberg, all of Cochrane; five grandchildren, Jaime and Chris; Michael, David and Kate. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel" (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Monday, November 3, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Services to follow at the Okotoks Cemetery, Okotoks. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Agape Manor Hospice (1302 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, T2N 1B8). In living memory of Doug McDonald, 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 (11/1/97).

MCDOUGALL - Nellie. On June 14, 1997, Mrs. Nellie McDougall of Calgary passed away at the age of 81 years. Survived by her loving husband Ray; daughter Noreen of Edmonton; two grandchildren, Glen (Bev) and Sandy (Brant) of Edmonton; three great-grandchildren, Adam, Jake and Shanea of Edmonton; two sisters, Bernice and Connie. Memorial Service Tuesday, June 17 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 640 - 19 Avenue N.W., Calgary. Cremation in the Park Memorial Crematorium. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, 1820 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7. PARK MEMORIAL LTD. Funeral Administrators and Directors (The Chapel on the Boulevard). Phone: 1-403-426-0050 (6/15/97).

MCDOWELL - Marie C. (Ackrill) passed away on October 14, 1997 in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husband Arthur and six sisters, she is survived by her sons, Keith (Anna) and Kevin (Kay); grandchildren, Geoffrey of Toronto, Richard, Roger (Carol), Lorraine (Jim) and Michael (Kaycee); and great-grandson Christopher, all of Calgary. Cremation has taken place (10/22/97).

McFAUL - Arthur George McFaul passed away at home on Sunday, November 30, 1997 at the age of 77 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his close friend Jeanne Fredeen; his children, Jo Anne (Gordon) Atkins, Beth (Martin) Eva, and David; and his grandchildren, Doug, Kerry and Christy Atkins. He was predeceased by his father Harry, his mother Josephine (nee Henry), brothers, Jack and Bob and by his sister Muriel Broadfoot. Art was born in Red Deer on October 4, 1920. Following graduation from Crescent Heights High School in 1938, he served in World War II from 1939 to 1945. Upon his return, he earned his BSc, BEd and Med degrees. He was a dedicated High School Science Teacher for thirty years with the Calgary Board of Education and spent many additional hours tutoring students and coaching basketball, football and track and field. He also devoted many volunteer hours during his life to school, community, political and church organizations. A Memorial Service will be held at Parkdale United Church, 2919 - 8 Avenue N.W., on Friday, December 5, 1997 at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Jen Craig officiating. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Art's memory may be made directly to the Calgary Senior High School Athletic Association, c/o Viscount Bennett Centre, 2519 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, AB T3E 4M2, or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Calgary Crematorium Chapel". Telephone: 299-0111 (12/2/97).

MCGAFFIN - Harry William McGaffin, beloved husband of Dorothy McGaffin of Calgary, passed away peacefully on December 2, 1997 at the age of 71 years. He will also be sadly missed by his children, Terry (Geri) McGaffin and Sandra (Leonard) Fagnan, all of Langdon; and four grandchildren, Jackie, Kirby, Kristi and Cody. Harry was employed for over forty years as an electrician in the Oil Industry. He was actively involved in the Forest Lawn and Chestermere Communities in which he lived. He was an active member of the "White Cappers" Seniors of Chestermere and the Happy Wanderers Trailer Club of Calgary. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E. on Thursday, December 4, 1997 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at the Chestermere Community Complex, 201 West Chestermere Drive, Chestermere on Friday, December 5, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, 1331 - 29 Street N.W, Calgary T2N 4N2 or the Calgary Humane Society, 1323 - 36 Avenue N.E., Calgary T2E 6T6. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602 (12/4/97).

MCHALE - Mrs. Joyce McHale (nee Epps), beloved wife for forty-seven years of Mr. Patrick McHale of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Friday, September 12, 1997 at the age of 68 years. Joyce was born in Faversham, Kent, England on Saturday, February 16, 1929 and came to Canada with her family in May of the same year. She resided in the Montreal area of Quebec until 1984, then moving to Calgary to be with her grandchildren. Besides her loving husband, Joyce is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Clair Edwards, and Joanne and Ken Nuttall; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Elaine McHale; three grandson, Terry Carbonnell and Stacey Wright, Dale Carbonnell, and Alex McHale; her granddaughter Crystal McHale; and her great-granddaughter Erica Carbonnell. She is also survived by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald Epps, and Tom and Mary Epps, and Eileen Epps; two sisters and brother-in-law, Hilda and Don Grant, and Peggy Coyle; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Joyce was predeceased by her parents, her brother Bob, her brother-in-law Tom Coyle, and her sister-in-law Betty Epps. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Monday, September 15, 1997 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. In living memory of Joyce McHale, 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 (9/14/97).

MCHUGH - Kevin S. passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on November 12, 1997 at the age of 67 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Beverley; daughter Shannon and Lloyd Allen; son David and Carole; son Russell and Sherri; daughter Tara McHugh and Darrin Lee; grandchildren, Kevin, Gil, Geneisa, Brendan and Kiara; as well as family in Ireland. Kevin was well-known for his enthusiasm and love and life; he loved meeting people, working in his garden, talking with the neighbors or anyone who would stop by to chat. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, 240 - 17 Avenue S.W., on Friday, November 14, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Cathedral, 219 - 18 Avenue S.W. on Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Lawrence Bagnall, Celebrant. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Salvation Army, 1402 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary T2N 1B9. JACQUES FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Phone: 297-0711 (11/13/97).

MCINNES - Leonard Douglas McInnes of Calgary, passed away at the Forest Grove Nursing Home on September 12, 1997 at the age of 71 years. Leonard was born in Bredenbury, Saskatchewan where he attended school. He came to Calgary in 1945 and was employed with White Rose Gas Company as a truck driver. In 1956, he moved to Lucky Lake, Saskatchewan to go farming. In 1987, Leonard returned to Calgary where he has since resided. He served with the P.P.C.L.I. at Currie Barracks. Leonard is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Marno and Margaret of Vancouver, B.C., Howie and Cheryl of Calgary; and a daughter and son-in-law, Vicki and Bruce Inverarity of Lucky Lake, Saskatchewan; six grandchildren, Regan, Lance, Pauline, Chantra, Shelby and Allan. He is also survived by three sisters, Betty Laxdal of Calgary, Bernice and her husband Fred Berard of Sylvan Lake, Maria Newton and Allan Posti of Eckville; and his sister-in-law Anne Grassick of Calgary. Leonard was predeceased by his parents, Pat McInnes in 1939, Edna McInnes Peter in 1995, brothers, Jerry McInnes in 1955, Clifford McInnes in 1987, sister Olive Paulson in 1990, nephew John Laxdal in 1981 and brother-in-law Bruce Laxdal in 1982. Funeral Services will be held at McINNES & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells", (2720 Centre Street North), on Tuesday, September 16, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. In living memory of Leonard McInnes, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (9/14/97).

MCINNIS - Mrs. Mary (Mae) Cairns McInnis, beloved wife of Mr. A.J. (Alf) McInnis of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on December 10, 1997, after a brief illness, at the age of 83 years. Born in Calgary in 1914, Mae attended Sunnyside School, graduating from Western Canada High School before attending Garbutts Business College. They were married on December 11, 1940, and would have celebrated their fifty-seventh anniversary. Mae was a former member of the Rotary Ann's where she took a very active interest. She was also a member of the Glencoe Club. Besides her loving husband, Mae is survived by her son Dr. John McInnis of Nashville, Tennessee; her daughter and son-in-law, Mary Jane and Christoph Schroeder of Calgary; as well as three granddaughters, Mary Lee and Elizabeth of Nashville, and Katharine of Calgary. She was predeceased by her brother Robert Cameron in 1955. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), today, December 13, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Donald C. MacMahon of the United Church of Canada officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society, 7475 Flint Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2H 1G3. In living memory of Mae McInnis, 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 (12/13/97).

MCINTOSH - Dr. Homer E. McIntosh, beloved husband of Gloria of Calgary and formerly of Ottawa, Ontario, passed away at the Rockyview Hospital, Calgary on Wednesday, December 3, 1997, at the age of 82 years. Forwarding arrangements to Ottawa, Ontario. In living memory of Dr. Homer E. McIntosh, 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 (12/5/97).

MCINTYRE - Donald Alfred, born March 22, 1924, passed away June 5, 1997, beloved husband of Mrs. Jean McIntyre, Calgary. He is also survived by a son Norman (Lana); two daughters, Gloria (Doug), Shirley (Ken), all of Calgary; six grandchildren, Scott, Jason, Rob, Spencer, Sandra and Chad; one great-grandchild Jordyn; two brothers, Jack (Kay) and Bill (Florence); four sisters, Olive, Evelyn, Bernice and Agnes (Sid). He was predeceased by his parents, Irwin and Agnes McIntyre, three brothers, Mac, Clifford and Gordon, and a sister Eva. Mr. McIntyre was employed with Imperial Oil Ltd. for thirty years and was a proud member of the crew on the Leduc Number 1 Discovery Well in 1947. During his retirement he enjoyed Woodworking and Duck Carving and gave many beautiful pieces of his work to his family. Memorial Services at St. Michael and All Angels' Anglican Church, 335 - 16 Avenue N.W., Monday, June 9, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Archdeacon Peter Millen officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alberta Lung Association, 302, 609 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, T2N 2A1. Cremation and Funeral arrangements care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100 (6/7/97).

MCIVOR - Mrs. Gwendolyn McIvor (nee Ferguson), dearly loved mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on October 26, 1997 at the age of 87 years. Born on December 22, 1909, the second youngest of a pioneering family, Gwen grew up on a farm near Crossfield, Alberta. She became a teacher and taught for many years in rural southern Alberta. After the death of her parents, she moved to Montreal where she trained and worked as a nurse. She married Tom McIvor, a horseman and trainer from Carstairs, Alberta and returned to Calgary to have and raise her family. She continued to work, primarily in nursing, until her retirement at age sixty-six. A women of independent spirit, integrity, warmth and good humour, Gwen was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She accepted the aftereffects of a severe stroke which she suffered on March 2, 1996 with the same grace and strength which characterized her life. She will be greatly missed by her family and all who knew her. Gwen is survived by her loving children, daughter and son-in-law, Anna Kae and Dave Todd of Calgary; son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Pat McIvor of Kelowna, B.C.; her beloved granddaughter Kristen McIvor of Vancouver, B.C.; six sisters-in-law, Claire Ferguson, Peggy Ferguson, Helen Reimer, Anne McIvor, Kay McIvor and Clare Austin; and many dear nieces, nephews, other family members and friends. Gwen was predeceased by her dear husband Tom in 1981 and by her parents, Frances and Tunis Ferguson, her brothers, Mac, Elmer, Charlie and Jack, and her sisters, Georgina, Emma, Mabel and Anne. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Friday, October 31, 1997 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at Northminster United Church (3311 Centre Street North), on Saturday, November 1, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Linda Benson officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Carstairs Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. In living memory of Gwen McIvor, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (10/29/97).