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Evelyn Marguerite (Marg) Pozzo (née Papp)




Born: 23 May 1925, Wayne, Alberta


Died: 24 Mar 2015, Calgary, Alberta



POZZO, Evelyn Marguerite (Marg) (née PAPP) - of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at the age of 89 years. Marg was born on May 23, 1925 in Wayne, AB to Evelyn and John Papp. She had three siblings: John, Yvonne and Pat. After high school, she went to Ottawa to join the Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service (WRENS) as a secretary, where she spent the majority of her service as captain of the baseball team. She married her high school sweetheart and they moved to Calgary in 1949, where they spent the rest of their lives. She was a supportive mother and grandmother to her family. Marg will be lovingly remembered by her children, Jack (Robin), Gary and Dale (Trish); and will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Jodi (Jackie) Kellogg, Josh (Connie), Jenn (Trevor) Murray, Kevin, Mike, Kent, Erin (Sean) Fynn), Will (Stephanie), Jesse; and her sixteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Angelo "Squint"; daughter Pam (Sherry); and daughter-in-law Maralee. A Private Family Service will be held. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110.  "The foundation of a family - that's where it all begins." In living memory of Marg Pozzo, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park. (The Calgary Herald 28 Mar 2015)



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