Posted: January 23rd, 2017

SLAGER, Alisa Josephine

July 13, 1979 – Edmonton, AB

January 18, 2017 – Calgary, AB

It is with deepest sadness that the family of Alisa Josephine Slager announces that she passed away on January 18, 2017 at the Rosedale Hospice in Calgary, AB at the age of 37 after a valiant two-year battle with cancer.

Alisa is survived by her children Seth (son of Jesse), and Danni and Vincent (children of Scott); parents Cathie and Arnold Slager; sisters Alana (Marty) Staples and Nicole (Jeff) Carter; special friend Julia Burke and her parents Steve & Cori Burke; her paternal grandmother Josephine Foreman, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and personal friends. Alisa is also survived by her biological mother Joanne Maloney (Joanne’s children Duncan, Michael and Sarah). Alisa is pre-deceased by her maternal grandparents Benjamin Kinnaird and Marie Louise McIntosh, and her paternal grandfather Mindert William Slager; also her Aunt Patti Foreman, and Uncle Don McIntosh.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church (East of the James Walker Trail and Highway 22 intersection, Cochrane, Alberta) on Monday, January 23, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Inurnment of Alisa’s ashes will be at the Wainwright Cemetery, alongside her Grandparents, at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to an RBC Cochrane Branch Trust Account that is being set up for Alisa’s Children or to the Canadian Cancer Society, 325 Manning Rd. NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5. We love you Alisa. Rest in the Peace of the Lord.

In living memory of Alisa Slager, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: 1-800-611-1599.

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