Helen passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Saturday, February 13, 2010 at Noric House, Vernon, BC. Mom was just a few months short of reaching her 90th year. Mom was the last surviving member of her family of four brothers and two sisters, and her husband, Robert, predeceased her on February 21, 1994.
She is survived by her son Ronald, daughter Roma, son-in-law Randy, grandson Cody and granddaughters Christina and Melanie and their husbands. Helen had two great-grandchildren, Emma and Owen, as well as nine nieces and nephews (one nephew predeceased her).
Her family is having a memorial service Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 2:00 pm at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1424 Mission Hill Road, Vernon, BC. Her family wishes to express heartfelt appreciation to the wonderful caring staff at Noric House. Mom so enjoyed the outings you girls were able to take her on! Also, thank you to Dr. Chan and Karen,
her previous care aide.