DESJARLAIS _ Myrtle Margaret (nee Loewen) September 18, 1922 - December 24, 2008 Myrtle Margaret Desjarlais, of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at the age of 86 years. Myrtle is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Donna and David Arthur of Calgary; sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis and Lois Kaye of Parksville, B.C. and Larry and Diane Kaye of Victoria, B.C.; ten Grandchildren; fourteen Great-Grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her eldest daughter, Marilynn and a grandson, Jason. Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S, Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Saturday, January 17, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at a later date in Queen's Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com . If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Salvation Army, 420 - 9 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0R9 (Telephone 403-410-1111, www.salvationarmy.org ). The family would like to thank the Doctors, nurses and caregivers at Emergency and Unit 82, at the Foothills Hospital, for the loving care and compassion shown to our mother and family. In living memory of Myrtle Desjarlais, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.