Katherine Schell

Obituary of Katherine Elizabeth Schell


May 27, 1919 - Salvador, Saskatchewan

September 6, 2023 - Calgary, Alberta


Katherine (Kay) Schell (nee Donhauser) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 at the age of 104.


She was a beloved member of the Catholic Women's League and had a deep love for family and friends. She is survived by her sons, James and Edward, her daughter Susan, her eleven grandchildren, and her seventeen great-grandchildren. Katherine was predeceased by her husband Joseph Frederick, her parents, her children, Carol, Thomas, Elaine, Ronald, Jerome; and her grandchild Brian VanWezel.


Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McInnis & Holloway (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael Catholic Community (800 – 85th Street S.W.) on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow in St. Michael’s Gathering Area at the church. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed with Katherine’s family at www.MHFH.com.


If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice #1245 – 70 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2X8Telephone: (403) 284 – 5195.


In living memory of Katherine Schell, 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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