Helen Tarasoff, beloved wife of Mr. Joseph Tarasoff of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Medical Centre on Monday, July 21, 2008 at the age of 77 years.
Helen was born September 29, 1930 in Watson, Saskatchewan. She moved to Alberta as a teenager and married Joe Tarasoff in 1949. Helen is survived by her daughter Carol (Phil) Stinson; her three sons, Tom (Kathleen) Tarasoff, Jim Tarasoff, Jerry (Rhonda) Tarasoff; and eight grandchildren, Luke, Carrie-Sam, Stephanie, Michael, Jenna, Cayla, Jonie, Daniel; and great-grandson, Nicholas. She is also survived by her sister, Mabel Klym of Oliver, BC and sister-in-law, Helen Fofonoff of Creston, BC. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Tarasoff in July 1997 and her daughter Susan (Kevin Robar) McDonald in May 2007.
uneral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, July 25, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Helen Tarasoff, 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