Hilda Hunter

Hilda Hunter

Hunter, Hilda

Dec. 4, 1947 – Aug. 8, 2014

Hilda Hunter passed away with the same class and dignity that embodied her life on August 8, 2014 at the Carewest Hospice Calgary Alberta, surrounded by her husband, family and friends who loved her dearly.

She is survived and will be greatly missed by her soulmate and best friend Ian Hunter, her siblings; George (Pat) Schwieger of Olds, Grace (Bernard) Booth of Rimbey, Violet (Barney) Oldfield of Rimbey, Victor (Wanietta) Schwieger of Blackfalds, Irene (Wayne) Bilton of Didsbury, Birdie Schweiger of Calgary,  numerous nieces and nephews, and many friends.

Hilda was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Isabella Schwieger, her mother-in-law Mamie Hunter, Father-in-law John Hunter and sister-in-law Ginny Hunter.

She was born on December 4, 1947 in Rimbey Alberta. She later moved to Calgary where she fell in love with Ian Hunter, and they shared 41 years of wonderful marriage. They shared a passion for golf, camping and traveling. Hilda had her own special love for Africa.

A Memorial Service will be held at EDEN BROOK FUNERAL HOME (17 Avenue South West and Lower Springbank Road) on Thursday August, 14th at 12:00 P.M. with a celebration of life to follow in the reception lounge.

Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.edenbrookcemetery.ca. If desired, donations may be made in Hilda’s memory to www.povertyreliefafrica.ca or to The Stephen Lewis Foundation.

Arrangements entrusted to



{24223 Township Road 242, Calgary AB,

(17th Avenue SW and Lower Springbank Rd)},

Tel: 403-240-4032.

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