Marilyn Butts

Obituary of Marilyn Marie Butts

      March 25, 1943 – September 1, 2022


Marilyn found her peace and slipped away from us early Thursday morning. We are so grateful for her guidance and support which has influenced us all in the most positive of ways. Mar will always be remembered through the simple joys in everyday life, and we feel her unconditional love and strength. She is predeceased by her daughter Karen, her brother Max, and her parents. She is survived by her devoted husband David, daughter Sarah (Brent), son Shaughn (Phoebe), son-in-law Gary, and eight amazing grandchildren.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (404 Northmount Place NW, corner of 4th Street and Northmount Drive, Calgary, AB). Cremation will occur in the coming days, and she will be interred near her daughter Karen at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed at


If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email, or Tiny Footprints YYC via


“To plant a garden, is to believe in tomorrow.”

Audrey Hepburn


In living memory of Marilyn Butts, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-243-8200.


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