Obituary of Donna Beverley Motture
May 16, 1940 - Calgary, Alberta
December 1, 2022 - Calgary, Alberta
Donna Motture of Calgary, AB, passed away on Thursday, December 1, 2022 at the age of 82 years.
Donna is survived by her son Miles (Kimberlee) Motture, daughter Melanie (Bruce) Jantzie, grandchildren, Mitchell and Olivia, and her cousin Susan Morris.
Donna was born and raised Calgarian. She attended the University of Alberta (Calgary campus) and received her Bachelor of Education. She was involved in student government and was the first member of her family to attend University. Donna always wanted to be a teacher and she came into the job when there was a great need. She had a lifelong career as a teacher with the Calgary Board of Education. Donna raised her family in Lakeview and lived there until 2009 and then moved into Chateau Renoir. During retirement, she enjoyed volunteering at Fort Calgary, the Rockyview Hospital; and running the tuck shop at Renoir. She kept in touch with many childhood and teacher friends made over the years. Her favorite vacation was a cruise of which she enjoyed many. She will be missed by family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at St. Laurence Anglican Church (5940 Lakeview Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Friday, December 9, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. Condolences, memories, and photos can also be shared and viewed here. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Parkinson Canada, 316-4211 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M2P 2A9, firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: 1-888-664-1973.
In living memory of Donna Motture, 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.