Eleanor Jane Rose Chmilar

February 22, 1931July 2, 2019

CHMILAR, Eleanor Jane Rose (née McNeill) 1931 – 2019

Eleanor Chmilar passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 in Calgary, AB at the age of 88 years.

She loved to spend time in her garden, socialize with her community and win at Scrabble. Eleanor is survived by her children, David (Lorna) and Barbara (Jim); grandchildren, Hayley, Evan and Morgan (Jade); as well as many extended family members and friends. She was predeceased by her loving husband, William (Bill) and brothers, Herb, Ron and Gordon.

A service will be held in the fall at Holy Cross Anglican Church, with details to follow. The family wishes to extend their thanks to Eleanor’s friends, fellow parishioners, The Reverend Kyle Norman, the staff of Agape Hospice and Dr. Ahamed, your kinship and kindness was of great comfort to her.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorial donations directly to The Salvation Army Agapé Hospice:


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Clare Malcolm

July 10, 2019

We miss you at the Wednesday service at Holy Cross, Eleanor. You were a bright light amongst us. Very pleased to have known you and shared many a coffee/ latte with you! May you Rest In Peace. 🎚♥️🇬🇧

Susan Young

July 6, 2019

Eleanor was a dear friend and I have many happy memories of trips and times spent together.
Please accept my sympathies for your loss.