Michelson, Gwendolyn Leora May 5, 1929 – March 26, 2014 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Gwen Michelson on March 26, 2014 at the age of 84. Gwen is survived by her beloved partner Fharell Lafoy; her five children Carolee Walton of Airdrie, Laurie Wieland (Les) of Iron Springs, AB, Linda Hornberger (Steve) of Calgary, Greg Michelson (Karen) of Carbon, AB and Renay Michelson of Airdrie; two stepchildren Barry Byman and Marlene Doucette; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; her brother Byrnie Bodnaruk (Angela); sisters-in-law Donna and Diane LePard; and many nieces and nephews. Gwen was predeceased by her husband Dwaine; her friend Verne Byman; her parents Wesley LePard and Lila Johnson; her brothers George, Stuart and Don LePard, Bobby Bodnaruk; and sister Colleen McLean. Gwen’s greatest joys were shopping, decorating for every occasion, dressing up in western clothes, dancing and spending time with her family. She was much loved and will be dearly missed. A Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Calgary East Stake Centre (7017 California Blvd. NE, Calgary) on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 2:00 pm with an opportunity to visit with the family from 1:00 to 1:45 pm at the Church. A graveside service will be held at the Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge on Tuesday, April 1 at 1:00 pm. Messages of condolence may be forwarded to the family at www.piersons.ca.