|Mrs. Helen Vivian Gilchrist, beloved wife of Mr.
Ronald Gilchrist of Calgary, passed away in the Tom
Baker Cancer Center February 4, 1985. Besides her
beloved husband, two daughters, Bev and her husband
Neville Anderson of Calgary and Cheryl Lynn
Gonzales of Denver, Colorado; four grandchildren and
one sister Alice Rose of Calgary survive Mrs.
Gilchrist. Her parents predeceased Mrs. Gilchrist in
She was born in Lowell, Mass. She came to
Alberta with her parents at a young age and finished
her high school at Hanna, Alberta. She attended
Normal School in Calgary and graduated in 1929. Mrs.
Gilchrist taught several years in the Empress-Hanna
area and later moved to Calgary where she raised her
family and later taught at various schools in the City.
She completed her teaching career in the Mount View
Elementary School. Mrs. Gilchrist was a member of
the Alberta Retired Teachers Association and Pleasant
Heights United Church.
Funeral services will be held in the Pleasant Heights
United Church on Thursday, February 7, 1985 at l:00
P.M., with the Rev. George LeDrew officiating. Interment
to follow in the Queen’s Park Cemetery, Calgary, AB.