Dorothy Simons passed away at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, AB on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the age of 84 years.
Dorothy is survived by her son, Wayne Douglas Simons of Calgary and a sister, Shirley Thompson of Vancouver Island as well as by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Donald Grant Simons; husband, Fred Simons; parents William and Barbara Ferguson; sisters, Effie Innes, Marjorie Morley, Gladys Risdahl and Kathleen Lambert and brothers, Richard, Arnold, Henry and Douglas Ferguson. Dorothy had been ill for a number of years, but prior to that she enjoyed square dancing and activities as a member of the Springbank Heritage Club. She was also a member of the Calgary Retired Teachers Association.
A Memorial Service will be held at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL, 3220 4 Street N.W., Calgary (across from Queen's Park Cemetery) on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. A private family interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Alzheimer's Society of Calgary, 201, 222 - 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via the website www.fostersgardenchapel.ca.
FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL
FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATIORIUM
Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial