Constance “Helen” Binnie, B.S.W., of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2012.
Helen is survived by her son Bruce; daughter Chris-Ann and husband Clair; grandsons Bryce and Harrison; brother John and wife Joyce and family; stepfather Ernie; extended family; and many wonderful friends.
Helen’s dedication to and endeavours regarding social issues, especially those relating to women, were considerable and numerous. We thank her for making our world a better place. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.
A farewell memorial will be held on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2200 Patterson View S.W., Calgary in the Indian Bluffs Clubhouse from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. In honour of Helen’s wishes, no other service will be held. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter, P.O. Box 52051, Edmonton Trail North, Calgary, AB T2E 8K9 Telephone: (403) 539-5131.
In living memory of Helen Binnie, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences