Helen died peacefully in her 92nd year at the Gateby in Vernon on July 9, 2003. She was the second of nine children born to Marc and Elizabeth DuMont in Nelson, B.C. She was predeceased by her husband Walter in 1979, her brothers, Mark, and Robert DuMont, her sister Isabelle Guido, her son Hubert Quaedvlieg, and her grandson Greg Quaedvlieg. She leaves behind a lifetime of service to God, family and friends. She will be missed and lovingly remembered by her children, Robert (Barb) Quaedvlieg, Isabelle (Karl) Wabnegger, Rita (Brian) Usher, Terry (Peter) Alexander, Mark (Pat) Quaedvlieg, Joe Ann (Richard) Tessier and daughter-in-law Yvonne Quaedvlieg. Helen leaves wonderful memories and unconditional love for her 18 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Rose DuMont and Elizabeth (Ron) Fanning and brothers Carl (Lee) DuMont, Paul (Anna) DuMont, and Alfred (Marguerite) DuMont. Prayers will be said at 8pm on Sunday, July 13, at St. James Roman Catholic Church, with the Mass of Christian burial on Monday, July 14, at 11:00 am with Father Martin Peyton and Father Don Wilson. The family wishes to acknowledge the excellent and loving care their Mother received from the Gateby staff. God bless all of you. Arrangements are in care of Vernon Funeral Home. 250-542-0155.