We regret to announce the passing of Helen Jacqueline Ahlm (Jacque) at the Cariboo Memorial Hospital in Williams Lake, B.C. on August 2,2009. Born in Vancouver, B.C., she along with her Mother and sister, Penny, came to Lumby in 1944. Father Jack followed shortly after. Jacque attended school in Lumby and graduated in 1958. In 1958 she married Ken Ahlm and they celebrated their 50th Anniversary on August 30, 2008.
Jacque is survived by Ken, sons Keith (Dona), of Medicine Hat AB. Kevin (Michelle) of Sparwood, B.C, Michael of Salmon Arm, B.C. and daughter Michelle of Williams Lake, B.C. She is further survived by nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and her sister Penny (Rex) Alger of Lumby, B.C., two nephews and a niece.
Predeceased by her mother, Frailey Bartlett in 1953,Her step-mother Anne in 1988 and her father, Jack in 2003.
Graveside service in Williams Lake on Aug.7,2009.