On Sunday, March 13, 2011, Helen passed away peacefully at the age of 92 years.
Helen will be fondly remembered by her children, Arnold (Linda), Sr. Armella Rolheiser, OSU, Allan (Lorna), Gerry (Olga), Elaine (Garnet) Kinghorn, Clifford (Shirley), Marianne (Gary) Stachniak, Joey, Jeff (Dixie), and Janice MacDougall. Helen will also be remembered by her 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sisters, Betty (Walter) Schroh, Julianna (Don) Harlock; brothers, Alex (Jovita), Jack (Paula), Con, Rudy, and Bert (Connie); numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Helen was predeceased by her husband, Joe in 1999; James; Doreen; grandsons, Dean and Terry; and siblings, Mary, John, Peter, George, Joe, Ray, and Alvina.
A Prayer Service will take place at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at St. Michael-Resurrection Catholic Church, 10555 – 50 A Street, Edmonton, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Thursday, March 17, 2011. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.
The Rolheiser family graciously thanks Doctors Flook and Carlson and staff on Unit 5C3 at the University of Alberta Hospital. In memory of Helen, donations may be made to the University Hospital Foundation, 1H1.91 WMC, 8440 – 112 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2B7.