BENNETT, Mary ‘Helen’

nee Parkes

March 22, 1917

– August 21, 2010

Helen passed away peacefully with family by her side. She is deeply loved and missed by Bob, husband of 71 years.

4 children, Beverly, Wayne (Tina), Gordon (Val), and Darlene (Martin), 10 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 6 great, great grandchildren. Brothers Bob (Ede), Ted and sister Betsy.

Helen was a beautiful woman loved by many. She found that the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving. To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – But we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor. With her lord and forever cherished in our memory. The family wishes to thank the staff at Evergreem Baptist Home for the loving care they gave Mom.

Memorial service will be held on Sat. August 28, 2010 2:30 pm at Evergreen Baptist Home, 1550 Oxford Street, White Rock. Extra parking across the street.

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