Obituary of Kim Janine PACK (nee VANWERT)
March 25, 1959 – Medicine Hat, Alberta
October 6, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Kim Pack, beloved wife of Dwayne, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the age of 60 years.
Kim was born in Medicine Hat, AB on March 25, 1959. She was a stay-at-home mother who volunteered as a Brownie leader. She enjoyed camping, taking care of her cat, spending time with her grandson, softball, and music. She loved her family deeply, took ultimate pride in raising them and growing her family through her children’s marriages and subsequent grandchild.
Kim loved helping others, no matter who you were. She was so kind and generous to each and every person she met. She was a social butterfly and took every opportunity to get to know someone new. She will be remembered for her generous and loving spirit.
"Be kind for everyone is fighting their own battle." - Plato
Besides her loving husband Dwayne, Kim is survived by her daughter Christine (Kevin) Onofriechuk; son Graham (Meaghan) Pack; and grandson Willie. She is also survived by her mother Myrt VanWert; brother Jim (Lynne) VanWert; sister Linda (Arnold) Babiuk; Buddy the cat, and numerous extended family members and friends. She was predeceased by her father Don VanWert.
A Celebration of Kim’s Life will be held at Evergreen Theatre & Community Spaces (#2, 1709 8 Avenue NE, Calgary, AB) on Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
A tree will be planted in living memory of Kim Pack, McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE, AB, T4C 2E2, Telephone: 403-932-4740.