Obituary of Margaret Irene SCHOFIELD (nee Tamblyn)
January 13, 1938 – Bowsman, Manitoba
April 26, 2020 – Calgary, Alberta
Margaret Schofield of Calgary, AB passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 26, 2020, after a brief illness at the age of 82 years.
Margaret was born in Bowsman, MB in 1938, and lived in Calgary most of her adult life.
Margaret is survived by her daughters, Peggy (Lynne) and Kim; sons, James (Kerri) and Cory (Lisa); grandchildren, Ashley, Stephie, Brody, Jillian, Adam, Justin, Jarod, Faith, and Morgan; and great-grandchildren, Ellie, Cohen, Isaiah, and Zach. She is also survived by her brother Hugh (Louella), sister Louise and brother-in-law Jim (Jean Marie); as well as many nieces and nephews who were important to her. Margaret was predeceased by her parents, James and Jean; sisters, Jean Marie, Marion, and Grace; her daughter Pamela, and her brother-in-law John.
It was Margaret’s wish not to have a funeral service but for those who loved her come together for dinner in her honour. Arrangements will be made for a Celebration of Life dinner, at a later date. Memorial tributes may be made directly to Wellspring Calgary, (1404 Home Road NW, Calgary, AB T3B 1G7, Attn: Fund Development), www.wellspringcalgary.ca/donate. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Margaret’s obituary at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Margaret Schofield, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis and Holloway Funeral Homes, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.