Helen Ostler of Calgary passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2009 at the age of 89 years.
Helen was born in Tiszaadony, Hungary and immigrated to Canada at the age of eleven years. She first settled in the Lethbridge area until moving to Calgary in 1942 where she remained until her passing.
Helen raised a wonderful family, worked at Woodward’s Stores and travelled extensively.
Helen is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, James and Diane; grandchildren, James and Nadine (Thor); great-grandson Lars; sisters, Margaret, Victoria; brother Charles; as well as by several nieces and nephews. Helen was predeceased by her son Robert and sister Lillian.
At Helen’s request no funeral service will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com. Our many thanks to the second floor Memory Unit at Whitehorn Village for their excellent care and keeping mother safe over the past years.
In living memory of Helen Ostler, 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