Anna PICKERSGILL (nee Giesbrecht)

Obituary of Anna Mary PICKERSGILL (nee Giesbrecht)

June 23, 1937 – Morris, Manitoba
January 10, 2021 – Calgary, Alberta

Anna Pickersgill of Calgary, AB, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the age of 83 years.

Anna graduated from Nursing School in Manitoba in 1957 and worked in different capacities within the nursing profession throughout her career.  She married Norman Pickersgill in 1959.  As Norman was in the military, they frequently moved and lived in many countries.  They eventually moved back to Canada, where they lived in Ontario for many, many years.  When Norman retired, they moved to Alberta, where Anna made her home for forty-years.

Anna was predeceased by her husband Norman, her brothers, Norman Giesbrecht and Lawrence Giesbrecht; and her sister Doreen Bryan.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to a charity of your choice.  Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Anna’s obituary at

In living memory of Anna Pickersgill, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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