RATSON Helen (nee Steppler) Helen Maria Ratson (nee Steppler), beloved wife of the late Fred Ratson, of Chestermere, passed away at the Strathmore Hospital with her daughters by her side on May 26, 2006 at the age of 89 years. Helen will be lovingly remembered by her daughters, Gail Ratson and Karen (Bill) Messenger and son Paul Ratson; grandchildren, Tammara, Trevor (Manuela), Matthew, Jesse, Cody and Mark; great-grandsons, Tai, Mateo and Daniel. Besides her husband, Helen was predeceased by her son Brian, and by her only sibling Howard. The love for her children and selfless life that she lead and joy of gardening will bloom forever. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME and CEMETERY, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (1.5 km east of 84 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.