Marjory May Ibach

Marjory Ibach (nee Brown) beloved wife of the late Kilian “Butch” Ibach of Calgary, passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the age of 86 years.


Marj was born in Calgary, Alberta on February 27, 1934. Marj and Butch were married in 1957.


Marj worked 27 years for the CBE as a cleaner. She was also a member of the Catholic Women’s League.


Marj was survived by her three daughters and one son, Kathy Piazza, Jean Ibach, Henry “Hank” Ibach; three grandchildren, Makayla Ibach, Eric and Matthew Baker; great granddaughter May-Lynn Baker, Cindy and son-in-law Craig Dewis.


She was also survived by her sister Nora Mc Ilvena, brothers Alex, Doug, Bob (Joy) Brown and special niece Noreen (John) Buckley as well as sisters-in-laws, brothers-in-laws, and many nieces and nephews.


Marj was predeceased by loving husband Butch, her sister Dolores Fletcher, Son-in-laws Joe Wells and Louie Piazza.


The family would like to thank all the wonderful staff at the Chinook Hospice on Glenmore Trail SW, for their loving and compassionate care of Marj in the last six weeks of her life. 


 If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Diabetes Canada, 220, 6223 – 2nd Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1J5 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 1112, or

to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, 6007 – 1A Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 0G5 Telephone: (403) 255-6108,