Obituary of Erica Jane DANIS

November 28, 1971 – Ottawa, Ontario
April 7, 2020 – Calgary, Alberta

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Erica Jane Danis at the age of 48. She went peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. 

She was born in Ottawa, ON, on November 28, 1971. She graduated from Drumheller Composite High School and went on to graduate from the University of Alberta with a degree in English Literature. Erica went on to a great career in the travel industry. She started working at FlightCentre, then  Westjet, always making good friends wherever she went. 

Erica will be greatly missed by her loving husband Gary Grimsdale Jr.; her parents, Gilles and Jane Danis, sister Marianne (Bob) Danis; and her nephews, Max and Noah.  She will also be also be missed by her mother-in-law Jane Grimsdale, and brothers-in-law, Jeffrey (Coralie),Grimsdale, and Christopher (Joice) Grimsdale; as well as many friends and family members. 

Rest in Peace Angel.

A Celebration of life will be held at a later date. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Erica’s obituary at

In living memory of Erica Danis, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE NW, CALGARY, AB T3G 2T3,   Telephone: 403-241-0044.

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