THOMAS, Lynne Estelle
August 29, 1943 - March 2, 2013
Lynne Thomas, beloved wife of Richard "Dick" Thomas of Calgary, AB, passed away at Rosedale Hospice on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the age of 69 years. Lynne was born in Calgary, grew up in Bridgeland, attended Bridgeland Elementary, Langevin Junior High and Crescent Heights High School. Lynne enjoyed entertaining friends and family, but nothing gave her more joy than spending time and doting on her grandson, nieces, nephews and Godchildren. Lynne is survived by her loving husband Dick, stepsons Darrol Thomas, Wayne (Lisa) Thomas, grandson Cole, sister Janice (Gary) Grant, brothers Cam Donaldson and Doug (Diane) Donaldson, sister-in-law Gail (Lane) Swenson, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and Godchildren. Lynne was predeceased by her parents Stewart Donaldson, Leah Ludwig (nee Donaldson) and sister Judith Donaldson. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), today, March 7, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com
. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice, 1245 - 70 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2X8 (Telephone 403-284-5195) or to the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society, 5000 - 11 Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5 (Phone 403-253-2059, www.calgaryfoodbank.com
). The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to physicians Dr. Kim Finvers, Dr. Linda Fong and staff of the Rosedale Hospice for the wonderful care, comfort and support they provided Lynne and her family during her time there. In living memory of Lynne Thomas, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane.