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MOREHOUSE, Helen Bessie (nee Burns)

July 20, 1924 – Pincher Creek, Alberta
July 6, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta

Helen Morehouse of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at the age of 94 years, after an extended struggle with dementia.

She was born in Pincher Creek, AB, the youngest of eight children. She developed an early love of the outdoors and her favourite times were spent in the mountains or in her Brentwood garden. Helen was a kind, adventurous and fun-loving wife, grandmother and aunt.

Helen is survived by her step-son Richard (Lorraine); seven grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband George; Alberta pioneer parents William and Eva Burns; seven siblings and step-son Douglas.

A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle NW, Calgary, AB) on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the Hospitality Centre at the Funeral Home.

If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Alberta. Condolences may be forwarded through

The family wishes to thank the staff at Bowcrest Care Centre and Carol Sosney for the dedicated, compassionate care provided to Helen.

In living memory of Helen Morehouse, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY.

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