Rose Klug

Obituary of Rose Margaret Klug

Rose Margaret Klug (nee Kaweski), of Calgary, AB, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022, at the age of 85 years. She was born in Drumheller, AB, on April 26, 1937, to parents, Frank and Dora Kaweski.


Rose was a devoted mother who never missed an occasion to celebrate all the family milestones.  If you were fortunate enough to know her and to be her friend, you were a friend for life.  She will be missed.  Rest peacefully our beloved mother.


Rose is survived by her three daughters and their families, Kathy (Jack) Wharton, Karen Stinn, and Kristine (Dean) Helfrich. Rose dearly loved her grandchildren, Jared (Heather) Wharton, Kendra (Murray) Chouinard, Michael Stinn (Fiancée Danica), Courtney and Reece Helfrich. She was also blessed with four great-grandchildren, Gavin, Dominic, Autumn Wharton, and the newest edition, Declan Chouinard. She is also survived by her very caring brother, Frank (Verle) Kaweski, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Rose was predeceased by her husband Wilfred Klug, parents, and eldest brother Walter.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Catholic Church (15 Templebow Road NE, Calgary, AB) on Friday, May 20, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. Private Family Inurnment at St. Mary’s Cemetery at a later date. Family and friends who are unable to attend in person are invited to join Rose’s service streamed live (see below) on the day of the service. For those who are unable to view live, a recording of the service will be posted. Condolences, memories, and photos may also be shared and viewed here.


Memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, 800, 7015 Macleod Trail S.W., Calgary, AB  T2H 2K6, Telephone: (403)290-0110,, or to a charity of your choice.


Rose’s family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the management and staff at Whitehorn Village Retirement Community, Morningstar Wing, for their exemplary care of Rose during her journey with dementia.


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Funeral Mass

1:00 pm
Friday, May 20, 2022
St Thomas More Catholic Church
15 Templebow Rd NE
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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