MUNRO, Marge

January 8, 1933 – May 29, 2019

Margery LaVerne Munro (nee Sayers) passed away peacefully on Wednesday May 29, 2019 at the Rockyview Hospital surrounded by her family. Marge is survived by her four children: Susan (Brian), Brenda, Brent and Clarence; three grandchildren: Marlene (Mark), Michael (Chelsea) and David (Kelcy); two great granddaughters: Charlotte and Avery; her sister Margaret Reed and brother Bob Sayers. She is predeceased by her husband (Bill) and brother (Bill Sayers).

Funeral service will be held at the Westlife Church in Springbank across from Calaway Park, on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Reception to follow. There will be a private interment at Springbank United Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to iCross Canada (, an organization Marge supported for many years.

The family wishes to thank all of Marge’s caregivers over recent years: staff at Bethany Cochrane Supportive Living, Shannon Lappin, and most recently Dr. Friesen and the palliative care staff on Unit 72 at Rockyview Hospital. She will remain in our hearts forever.

Arrangements entrusted to Cochrane Country Funeral Home, Florence (Flo) Simpson, Funeral Director. Ph: 403-932-1039.

  1. On 06/06/2019 at 2:01 pm Fiona Tower Said:

    Very sorry to hear the sad news of the passing of Marg. I will keep up her legacy with the annual collection of icross dolls.
    Fiona Tower

  2. On 07/06/2019 at 9:46 am Judy Said:

    I am sending you love as you walk this path of the loss of your Mum and Grandmother. I spent some time on the icross website. Looks like a very worthy effort.

  3. On 09/06/2019 at 7:55 pm Cindy Sayers Jefferies Said:

    Susan, Brenda, Brent & Clarence,
    I happened upon your Mom’s obituary in the June 6 Calgary Herald just today. I am sorry to hear of her passing. I have many happy memories spent with all of you. Your Mom, and your Dad, were always very good to me.
    I always loved her laugh.
    Thinking of all of you. My condolences.

  4. On 09/06/2019 at 8:02 pm Cindy Sayers Jefferies Said:

    Susan, Brenda, Brent & Clarence,
    I was sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I just happened to read the June 6 Calgary Herald today.
    Your Mom , and your Dad, were always very good to me. I have many happy memories of time spent with your family as a kid.
    I always loved your Mom’s laugh!
    My condolences to all of you,

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