Christine KREIS (nee Lengsfeld)

Obituary of Christine Martha Maria KREIS (nee Lengsfeld)

May 8, 1930 – Oberhansdorf, Schlesien, Germany
July 15, 2020 – Calgary, Alberta

Christel Kreis, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 the age of 90 years.  She was born in Oberhansdorf, Germany, May 8, 1930.

Christel is survived by her daughters, Helga Slobodian (Earl), and Karen; sons, Alex (Bernice) Kreis and Dan (Vanessa) Kreis; grandchildren, Jason (Yesenia) Slobodian, Nicole (Russ) Falk, Kilian (Angelina) Slobodian, Caressa, and Nathan Kreis; and three great-grandchildren, Titus, Jude, and Elyana. Christel is also survived by four siblings.

A Private Funeral Service will be held due to Covid-19 restrictions. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Christel’s obituary at If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to the Calgary Ostomy Society (

In living memory of Christel Kreis, 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.

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