Funeral Director & Embalmer
Maryann was raised in Calgary, Alberta where she received all
her schooling within the Calgary Catholic School District. After completion of Senior High School, she
started her career in Personnel & Management. She received her Personnel Management
Certification from the University of Calgary.
She entered her second career at 30 years old with McInnis &
Holloway Funeral Homes in 1987, a career she had been passionate about since
Junior High School. She graduated from
the Alberta School of Mortuary Science as a Licensed Funeral Director and
Embalmer in 1990, and moved to Central
Alberta with her career in 1992 where she has remained since.
While working 31 years within the Funeral
Industry in Red Deer and area, both full time and contract, she has taken several courses with Red Deer
College in the Leadership & Management Program as well receiving the
Highest Award of Achievement with Dale Carnegie and a Long Service Award with
the Alberta Funeral Service Association.
Maryann started with Wilson’s Funeral Chapel and Crematorium in August of
2018 and has fallen in love with the community, its Sense of Pride, Value of
History and Compassion it has for each other.
She is very excited to be part of the Wilson’s Team, working with
colleagues and sharing her 31 years of experience.
In her spare time Maryann is busy on her
acreage surrounded by her gardens and animals, and helping her husband, Dwayne, with
their home-based Construction company.