Helen Martin of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 29, 2009 at the age of 86 years, after a lengthy illness.
A native Calgarian, she will be missed by all who knew her. Active throughout her life, Helen was a basketball player as a girl, an avid bowler as an adult and always involved in the Winston Heights Mountview community.
Helen is survived by her three children, Lois (Bob) Bayly, Stan (Kathe Jacek) and Bob (Cathy); her grandchildren, Keith Bayly (Evelyn Dolen), Lyle (Donna) Bayly, Karen (Craig) Friesen, David, and Jonathan; and her new great grandson Warner Friesen. Helen was predeceased by her husband Sid in 2000.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, July 4, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family thanks the Fountains of Mission for providing a comforting home in Helen’s later years, and the staff of Unit 32 of the Foothills Medical Centre for their kindness and care during her last months.
In living memory of Helen Martin, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences