Louise Whitford

February 21, 1924 – October 5, 2008

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother on October 5, 2008 in Ponoka, Alberta. She was a devoted mother and grandmother cherishing her time with her family, feeling we were everything to her and she was all to us. Louise was predeceased by her mother and father Mary and Glen Ames, her brothers George, Johnny and Buzz Ames, her sisters Gert Kipling, Mona Swanson, her husband Paul Floyd Whitford, her son Guy Whitford and daughter Jean Whitford. Leaves to morn daughters Rose Heikkinen and Belle (Ross) Nelson, son Paul (Charlotte) Whitford; seven grandchildren Andy and Toni Nelson, Colin and Jennifer Budd, Chanone and Dellas Heikkinen and Benjamin Whitford; four great-grandchildren Kayla, Baylee and Jesse Nelson and Ashley Budd as well as one great-great-grandchild Mika Nelson; sisters Margaret Schoefield, Mary Myhill; sister-in-law Davina Ames and many nieces and nephews. Prayers and Tributes were held at FOSTER’S GARDEN CHAPEL, 3220-4 Street N.W., Calgary (across from Queen’s Park Cemetery) on Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 8:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 640 – 19 Avenue N.W. Calgary on Friday October 10, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.mem.com


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