1901–1979 (Age 77)
Gallitzin, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
When Helena "Helen" Teresa Sonnie was born on 31 December 1901, in Gallitzin, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johannes Nilsson Sonnie, was 53 and her mother, Bothilda Olson, was 40. She married Thórhallur (Thory) Johnson on 31 December 1923, in Markerville, Red Deer County, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 20 August 1979, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 77, and was buried in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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The Diamond Valley school, opened in 1911 and was attended by the 3 youngest of the Sonnie children, Allan, Victor and Helen; they were among the first 15 students to attend the new school. It is int …