July 31, 1928 – December 27, 2011
With sadness, we announce the passing of Alta Veta Bailor on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s at the Bowcrest Nursing Home.
Alta was born July 31, 1928 in Oregon, USA. Alta was a pioneer for women within the Oil Industry working in the fields for Ottis Engineering and then her own business BHP Consulting. She had a lifelong passion for motorcycles which spanned over sixty years of riding.
Alta is survived by Sherry, her friend and companion of forty-six years. She is survived by her daughter; son; and grandchildren. Alta was predeceased by her eldest daughter.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, January 2, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
In living memory of Alta Bailor, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences