Helen Yaunish

Obituary of Helen Yaunish

January 4, 1930 - Montreal, Quebec

February 15, 2023 - Calgary, Alberta


Helen Yaunish of Calgary, AB passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2023, at the age of 93 years.


She was an avid sports enthusiast as a young woman. In later years became a golfer and was a member of the Granum Golf and Country Club. She was a typist, bookkeeper, and administrator for various corporations as well as an administrator for companies she co-ran with her husband.


Helen is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Mark and Cindy Yaunish and Mike Yaunish; three grandchildren, Tanya Brown, Steven Yaunish, and Lisa Yaunish; and four great-grandchildren.


Helen was predeceased by her husband Peter Yaunish, parents Rose and Frank Kot and her brother Ted Kot.


A private family service will be held to honour Helen. Condolences, memories, and photos can also be shared and viewed here.


If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Salvation Army, 1731 29th Street SW Calgary, AB, T3C 1M6, online at www.salvationarmy.ca, or by phone at 403-410-1112


In living memory of Helen Yaunish, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, Ab t2x 3j3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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