Lieu de naissance : Leask, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date de naissance : 16 juillet 1917
Lieu de décès : Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Date de décès : 2 septembre 2010
McDONALD, Anna Vivian Anna Vivian McDonald passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, in Calgary, AB on September 2, 2010 at the age of 93 years. Anna was born July 16, 1917 in Leask, SK and was schooled in Blaine Lake, Prince Albert, and Saskatoon. She accepted a teaching position at the Meridian School in the Ridge district of SK. where she met and married the love of her life, Jim McDonald. After moving to Carrot River, SK and then to The Pas, MB where Jim worked for The Pas Lumber Company, they returned to the Ridge where Jim took over his father's farm. Anna continued a long and dedicated teaching career in the Ridge and Prince Albert areas retiring in 1977, as reading consultant for the Prince Albert Separate School Board. Anna and Jim enjoyed curling, playing bridge and cribbage, dancing, spending time at the family cottage at Emma Lake, SK and exploring in their motor home and abroad. She was always an ambitious, energetic, organized individual who dedicated her talents to teaching the children in her life. Anna was predeceased by her husband, Jim, in 2005. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Florence (Andy Petterson), JR (Donna Coffey), Judy (John Patterson), Barbara (Garry Perry); eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL, 3220 - 4 Street N.W., Calgary (across from Queen's Park Cemetery) on Monday, September 6, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke's Roman Catholic Church, 1566 Northmount Drive N.W., Calgary on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to Alzheimer Society of Calgary, 201, 222 - 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via the website Www.fostersgardenchapel.ca.
FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL
FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM
3220 - 4 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2M 3A5 Telephone: 403-297-0888 Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial