March 15, 1935 – July 27, 2014
Helene Vande Zande, (nee Westra) passed away peacefully on July 27, 2014 in her home at the age of 79.
Helene was predeceased by Lawrence her beloved husband of 56 years. Helene will be dearly missed by her two children, Larry and Lynn Stephenson and her six grandchildren Daniel, Michael, Kevin, Jordan, Laura and Nathan. Helene will also be missed by her American relatives, her brothers John (Connie) and Clarence (Barbara) and her sister Mary Ann Westra (Jerry) as well as many nephews and nieces. Helene cherished her family and the time she spent with them. She will be warmly remembered for the colourful stories of her life in Randolph and the travels she shared with her family before settling in Calgary in 1968. She had a passion for reading, travelling to tropical destinations and spending time with her husband and family at their cottage.
Family and friends are invited to attend Helene’s funeral at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 in the McInnis and Holloway Funeral Home on 14441 Bannister Road. The burial will follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens.
Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Helene Vande Zande, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences