Roma Rackham

Obituary of Roma Grace Rackham

May 27, 1943 – Fredericton, Prince Edward Island

March 19, 2024 – Calgary, Alberta


It is with heavy hearts, that the family and close friends of Roma Grace Rackham announce her passing in Calgary, AB, at the Rockyview General Hospital, on Tuesday, March 19, 2024.


Roma will be greatly missed by her sister Brenda, brother Howard (Debby), and her close friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Judson and Irene Rackham of Fredericton, PEI.


Roma had a remarkable career in nursing, which spanned over fifty years. She worked with a team of skilled, dedicated nurses and physicians who participated in providing the best possible outcome for patient care. On a personal level, Roma enjoyed baking and sharing goodies with her friends and family. She was appreciated for her love of decorating, entertaining, and for her great sense of style. Roma will be greatly missed by all. May she rest in peace.


On behalf of Roma and her close friends, a huge thank you to the Rockyview surgical team, to the entire team on unit 81, and to McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes.


Favouring Roma’s wishes there will be no visitation or service held.


If so desired, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of the donor’s choice.


Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed with Roma’s family here.


In living memory of Roma Rackham, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, Ab t2x 3j3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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