BONGARD, LaRue Mabel (nee Stromberg/Dunkerley)

January 23, 1936 – September 6, 2011

LaRue “Lou” Mabel Bongard of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at the age of 75 years.

Mom enjoyed the mountains, fishing, wildlife, dogs, gardening, cooking, spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and watching Tiger Woods play golf.

Lou is survived by her children, Laurette (Arne), Patricia (Denis), Doug and Sandy (Terry); nine grandchildren, Jeff, Deanna (Fasiel), Andrea, Dave (Marsha), Tyler, Justin, Dillon, Tony and Kade; and three great-grandchildren, Amir, Leah and Amaya.

Forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455,

In living memory of LaRue Bongard, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. CALGARY, AB Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.

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