Helen Elizabeth McDowall
MCDOWALL, Helen Elizabeth (nee Day)
Helen passed away at the age of 89 on Friday, March 4th surrounded by her children. She was pre deceased by her husband Ken, brothers Edward & Allan, and sister Donna. She is survived by her children Kathleen Vandermark (William), Ted McDowall (Trisha) and Scott McDowall (Lindy), grandchildren Kirk, Jesse, Ryan, Matthew, Daniel & Emma. Helen was a strong supporter for her kids and grandkids, always encouraging them to their potentials.
Speaking often of her 4H calves, Helen was proud of her farming and ranching roots born and raised on a farm near Red Deer Alberta. She spent most of her life in Calgary raising her family, retiring with Ken to the Chilliwack area in BC. After Ken’s passing she moved to Langley, BC to be closer to family. Helen loved sports and was very active gaining many life long friends throughout her years and will be sincerely missed. A private ceremony will be held at a later date.