Helen was born in Traynor, Saskatchewan, September 14, 1918. She graduated from Nursing at the Edmonton General Hospital in 1941.
In 1943, she married Leroy Balderson and they moved to Stettler in 1949. Helen nursed at the Stettler Hospital from 1949 – 1982, at which time she retired as Director of Nursing.
Helen enjoyed camping at Pine Lake and Content Bridge. She also enjoyed golfing and bowling through out her lifetime. She performed with the Gilbert and Sullivan Chorus in the ’80’s. Helen was a member of the Catholic Church Choir.
Helen was predeceased by her husband, Leroy in 1968 and a son, Dennis in 1992. She is survived by daughter, Roberta Sissons; son, Donald (Donna) Balderson; daughter-on-law, Dianna Balderson; granddaughters, Kim (Mike) Wall, Nicole Sissons, Kelly (Ron) Hoppe and Lisa (James) Cookson; grandsons, Scott Balderson and Troy Balderson; great grandsons, Riley Domes, Shayle Cookson, Jarek Sopracolle as well as numerous relatives and friends.
Helen was taken from our presence on June 19, 2015. She was an inspiration to all who knew her and touched the hearts of many.
A funeral service for Helen will be held at the Christ King Catholic Church on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm.,
BRENNEN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES – STETTLER,
entrusted with the care and arrangements.
Box 193, Stettler, Alberta. T0C 2L0 403-742-3315