Jul 18, 1944 – Apr 4, 2018
April 4, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Marilyn passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the age of 73 years.
In her prime, she enjoyed walking on the beach with her husband Don and with their dog Tobi; and later on, walking her dog Jazz. One of the highlights of her life was the decision to move to Parksville, BC with Don in 1993. They were very happy years together. She loved the challenge of her self-employment and political work on Vancouver Island.
Throughout her career she loved working with people and people loved working with her. Marilyn was actively involved in all levels of Girl Guides in the 1970’s and 1980’s. She was an avid reader of all types of fictional authors and loved her daily crossword puzzle challenges.
Marilyn is survived by her daughters Cristy Hayden, Tara Hayden (George Anderson), grandchildren Moira and Scott Anderson of Cochrane; brother Peter (Judy) Robinson of Calgary; sister Carol (Charlie) Bernhardt of Calgary; nieces Sara Bernhardt, Amie (Fraser) Noble and children Kaia and Piper, as well as many special cousins and friends.
Marilyn was predeceased by her husband Don Hayden in 2001.
Funeral Services were held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB), on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the Funeral Home.
Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Marilyn Hayden, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. CALGARY, AB, T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.
McInnes & Holloway Funeral Home