April 30, 1939 – October 1, 2010
Helen passed away on October 1, 2010 at the age of 71 years. Helen will be lovingly remembered by her husband of forty four years, Harris, her daughter Sue, and son Bill; three granddaughters, Ciara, Kaylin and Kylee; one brother Ernest Ling. Helen was predeceased by her sister Ann Marie Dasent in 2002.
At Helen’s request there will be no funeral service and flowers are graciously declined, however friends and relatives are invited to a gathering at McInnis and Holloway’s Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Wednesday October 6, 2010 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
The family would like to thank the entire staff at the Tom Baker Medicine Day Care unit and the Palliative Home Care nurses for all their support. Our special thanks also to Dr. Desiree Hao, and her assistants, Dr. Elizabeth Kurien and staff, and unit 47 of the Tom Baker Cancer Center, also the Agape Hospice for their unconditional love and care looking after Helen.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433, or to the Agapé Hospice, 1302 – 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 Telephone: (403) 282-6588.
In living memory of Helen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences