Helen Caldwell Dionne, age 71, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2013. She was born on February 22, 1942 in San Antonio to James A. and Laura Adelle Caldwell. She created and put her heart into the nursing program in Fort Stockton. For over 30 years she trained and mentored student nurses through the FSIDS nursing program which later became the Midland College extension nursing program.
Helen is survived by her husband, Paul Dionne two sons, Jeffrey Todd Hinson and wife Kimberli of Fort Worth, Michael Wayne Hinson and wife Caroline of Midland four stepchildren, Marie Denise Johnston, Robin Ann Murphy, David Paul Dionne, Daniel Hart Dionne brother, James A. Caldwell jr. four grandchildren, Emily Hinson, Grant Hinson, Jamison Hinson, and Adelle Hinson
She was preceded in death by her mother and father son, Gregory Scott Hinson.
A memorial service will be held at the Presbyterian Church, Fort Stockton at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013 with Dr. Revered Jim Miles officiating. In leu of flowers donations can be made to the Helen Dionne Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund at Pecos County State Bank, First National Bank or West Texas State Bank. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at: www.heritagefuneralhomeofthebigbend.com