Long-time industry retailer and leader Stuart Hellis died Nov. 13 at age 70. Stuart, who co-owned and operated the Health 4U group of stores in Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and other Alberta centres for 19 years, passed away at the Stony Plain Hospital.
Stuart was a very active participant in the natural health community. He served on the Canadian Health Food Association board of directors for nine years and was a founding board member of the Health First Network.
Stuart and Grace – his wife of 48 years – operated the Health 4U stores together. Along with Grace, he is survived by his daughter Roanna, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.