WHITE, Helen Merrielee

(nee Booth) – born July 20, 1918 in Salmon Arm, BC passed away peacefully on November 2, 2010 in Abbotsford. Helen is predeceased by her husband Frank and 2 brothers; Jim and Allen. She is survived by daughters Heather (Bob) Switak and Merrielee (Ken) Wright; grandchildren Daryl and Devon Switak, Aidan and Alicia Wright as well as nieces, nephews and many dear friends. Helen dedicated her life to teaching and operated the White Rabbit Kindergarten before retiring after teaching in Mission for many years. A Public Visitation was held on Friday November 12, 2010 at Personal Alternative Funeral Services 3070-275A Street in Aldergrove. A graveside service took place at the Chilliwack Cemetery, 10010 Hillcrest Drive and a memorial service to celebrate her life was held on Saturday November 13th at the Abbotsford Seventh-day Adventist Church 1921 Griffiths Road. Helen donated to countless charities, so should friends desire to make donations in her memory they may do so to a charity of their choice.

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