Peacefully at Extendicare Mapleview, on Sunday January 24, 2016, one week shy of her 90th birthday.
Beloved wife of the late Tavy. Dear mother of Randy (Linda), Cheryl Orr (Derek) and Rochelle Rugo (Stephen). Grandmother of Den Cote (Becky) of Macomb, Michigan, Nicole Cote (T.J. O’Neil), and Christopher, Stephanie and Michael Rugo. Great-grandmother of Jessica Gyde (Aaron Reed), Nicholas and William Gyde, Randy, Ryan, Reese and Riley Cote. Great-great grandmother of Charlotte Reed. Sister of the late Shirley Cameron (Herman), the late Lorna Roy (late Harold) and Barbara McNally (John) of Westland, Michigan. Sister-in-law of the late Desneiges Wilson (late Tom), late Blanche Hubert (late Ed), late Morris (late Laura), late Hector (late Florence), late Marguerite Deiotte (late Ray) and the late Bernadette LaFleur (late Eugene). She will be fondly remembered as Aunt Berte by many nieces and nephews.
At Helen’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral. Cremation and inurnment has taken place.
Many thanks to the staff of Extendicare Mapleview (McCaroll Lake) and the staff of Great Northern Retirement Home for their many years of care.
Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road 705-945-7758). www.northwoodfuneral.com