Leah CRAWFORD

CRAWFORD, Leah (nee Doten)
February 10, 1923 – Calgary, AB
May 1, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Leah Crawford passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at the age of 91 years. Leah was the dearly loved mother of Marilyn Crawford; grandmother of Shari Leach; sister of Vern Doten (Gloria) and Aunt to many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Lyonel, son David, sister Myrle Woods, and brothers Glen and Evan Doten. Leah graduated as an RN for the Calgary General Hospital in 1944 and was still an active member of their alumnae. In addition to this wonderful sisterhood, she also treasured her many friends in her walking group, china painting group at Confederation Retirement Park and at the Boardwalk. A Celebration of Leah's Life will be held at the Boardwalk (Main Floor, 3520 – 31 Street N.W., Calgary on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Free the Children, 233 Carlton Street, Toronto, ON M5A 2L2 (www.freethechildren.com) or to the Breast Cancer Supportive Care Foundation, Suite 414, 301 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 2A1. In living memory of Leah Crawford, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.


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Published in The Calgary Herald from May 3 to May 5, 2014