Elizabeth May

Date of death:
Monday February 19, 2018

The Calgary Herald, AB

Packer, Elizabeth 'Maysie' Maysie Packer passed away peacefully at the Brentwood Care Centre on Monday, February 19, 2018 at the age of 93 years. Maysie is lovingly remembered by her three sons, Terry (Marise), Rick (Sandra) and Gordon (Brenda); brother Norrie (Blanche) Cunningham; as well as several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Maysie was predeceased by her husband Fred; mother and father, Ivy and Don Cunningham; brother and his wife, Bud and Polly Cunningham; sister and her husband, Maggie and Bill Slocombe; three daughters-in-law, Helen, Sheila and Pat; as well as great-great-granddaughter Ivy. Maysie was born west of Innisfail in the Cottonwood District and loved growing up on the family farm. She attended high school at the Divisional Dormitory in Red Deer and graduated from Calgary Normal School with her teaching certificate. Her early years of teaching were with Red Deer School Division. After the war, Fred came home from the Air Force and in 1946 Maysie and Fred were married at Moose Mountain Hall close to the Cunningham farm. They moved to Shepard and later to Highland Park where they raised their three boys. Maysie returned to her vocation and taught with the Calgary Board of Education until 1983 when she retired. Maysie was a loving wife, caring mother and grandmother who will be missed by her family. A Celebration of Life will be held at Northminster United Church, 3311 Centre Street NW, Calgary, AB T2E 2X7, on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. If friends or family so desire, donations may be made directly in Maysie's memory to STARS Air ambulance, https: / /foundation. or Northminster United Church. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via the website Foster's Garden Chapel Funeral Home and Crematorium Telephone: 403-297-0888 Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial Funeral Home Foster's Garden Chapel & Crematorium 3220 4th St NW Calgary, AB T2M3A5 (403) 297-0888 Published in The Calgary Herald on Mar. 17, 2018 --- Elizabeth May Packer Elizabeth 'Maysie' Packer passed away peacefully at the Brentwood Care Centre on Monday, February 19, 2018... Foster's Garden Chapel & Crematorium, AB, 2018-02-23

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