December 13, 1938 – July 26, 2010
It is with great sadness we announce Helen’s passing after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Helen was raised in Iron Springs, AB and began working in Calgary in 1956. Helen was an active member of McDougall United Church, enjoyed curling, bridge, travelling, camping, and will also be remembered for her talents as a mother and homemaker.
Helen will be dearly missed by Gary, her husband of fifty years; son Wade Foster, two daughters, Laura Foster and Kelly (Darrick) Hebert, and two grandchildren, Colten and Paige Hebert. She is also survived by her sister Carol Rogers. Helen was predeceased by infant son Robert and her parents Grace and Ward Rogers.
Memorial Service will be held at Trinity United Church (Picture Butte, AB) on Monday, August 9, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Administrative Office, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton AB T5H 4K1. Tel: (1-866) 950-5465, www.alzheimer.ab.ca. The family wishes to thank the caring staff of Unit 62 of the Foothills Hospital and the Chinook Hospice.
In living memory of Helen Foster, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. CALGARY Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.Print This Obituary & Condolences