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HELEN ELLIOT (nee ENNS) Helen Elliot (nee Enns) passed away very suddenly on June 14, 2012, at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook, B.C. Helen will be sorely missed by her family: husband Bill Elliot; children Debbie Elliot and Gary LaFournie, Sharon Zorn and Darin Fluter, Gerald (Johanna) Elliot; grandchildren April, Tyson, Evan, Eric, Wilson and Nolan; three sisters and three brothers in Manitoba. Helen was born in Altona, MB, and spent much of her life in southern Manitoba. She and Bill were married in 1959, and together they raised their family in the Winnipeg and Brandon areas. Helen and Bill retired to Creston in 1992, here Helen enjoyed numerous activities and clubs including the Swan Valley Swingers Square Dancing Club, The Creston Wildlife Centre, the Red Cross, swimming and quilting. Helen loved people and being in social situations with family and friends. All her married life she was a camper, a fisher and enjoyed being active. A Celebration of Life Service and Interment of Ashes will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to make a memorial contribution may do so to the Salvation Army, 122 7th Ave South, Cranbrook, B.C., V1C 2J4 You were loved and you will be dearly missed.
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on June 16, 2012