LOIS EVE METCALFE (Lawford) of Camrose,

Alberta formerly of Victoria, BC passed away on Thursday, August 5th, 2010 at the age of 86 years.

Lois was born in Smiths Falls, Ontario on October 18th, 1923. After attending business college in Smiths Falls, Lois served as a cipher clerk in the RCAF for the duration of WW 2 during which time she met her future husband, Fred Metcalfe. She and Fred were married on February 16th, 1946. Lois was employed as a stenographer at various air bases until Fred left the Air Force in 1972 and they retired to Victoria, BC. In May of 1999 Lois moved to Camrose, AB to live with her son Stewart and daughter-in-law Jackie.

Lois is predeceased by her husband Fred, and sisters, Ruth and Rheda.

She is survived by brother Bill (Robbie) Lawford of Hawkesbury, Ontario, son Stewart (Jackie) Metcalfe of Camrose, Alberta, and granddaughters Jennifer (Andrew) Walmsley of Camrose, Alberta and Melissa (Matthew) Algeo of Calgary, Alberta.

As per Lois’s wishes, no funeral service will be held.

If friends so desire memorial contributions are gratefully accepted to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (700, 10665 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 3S9). To send condolences please visit www.burgar


Burgar Funeral Home Camrose & Daysland in care of arrangements. 780-672-2121.

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