HELEN MANDRUSIAK passed away peacefully at Noric House on March 31st, 2004 at the age of 93 years. Helen is survived by her loving daughter Adeline (Al) Bennie of Penticton, BC, one grandson Alastair (Charmaine) Bennie, and one great grandson Aidan. Helen was predeceased by her loving husband Mike in 1953 and by her brothers. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, April 2nd, 2004 from the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Reverend John Plewa officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A reception will be held in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME (250-542-4333).