1939 ~ MENZIES ~ 2014

Posted: March 17th, 2014

Mrs. Violet Menzies of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of the late Mr. Alan Menzies, passed away on Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at the age of 74 years. Violet leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Lyle Menzies and Jimmy Menzies; one daughter, Carrie Menzies; and two grandsons, Derek Menzies and Curtis Menzies. Violet was predeceased by her husband, Alan; and one son, Dwayne Menzies in 1999. Violet was born and raised in Drumheller, Alberta. She married her childhood friend, Alan Menzies on March 1st, 1958. Alan’s coal mining career took them to various places throughout Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Violet and Alan settled on Vancouver Island in the 1980’s starting a logging business, with Violet bookkeeping for their company along with several others. They retired to Medicine Hat in 2008 to be closer to their daughter and grandson. Violet will be remembered for her avid love of reading. A Private Family Time of Remembrance will be held. Memorial gifts in Violet’s memory may be made to Lung Cancer Canada, Suite 315- 10 St. Mary Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 1P9. Condolences may be sent through www.saamis.com or to condolences@saamis.com subject heading Violet Menzies. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM & RECEPTION CENTRE, “The Chapel in the Park”, locally owned and directed. Should you wish any additional information, please telephone (403)528-2599

2 Condolences for “1939 ~ MENZIES ~ 2014”

  1. Dawn says:

    Please accept our most sincere condolences. The Almighty God promises a time when all sickness and pain will be done away with ( Revelation 21;3-4). May He strengthen you through this difficult time.

  2. Randy & Elizabeth Jenkins says:

    Violet was our bookkeeper and friend for 10 years. I am was not aware she had passed away. She was much more too us than a bookkeeper.

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