HELMER, Josephine Kreszentia


March 20, 1925 – August 11, 2016 ~ In her 91st year, Fini departed peacefully at home with her family by her side.

Wife of the late Maximilian. Beloved mother of Alexandra Helmer-Vosper (Rick), Frederick Helmer and Conrad Helmer (Angela). Step-Oma of Zak and Sonya. Daughter of the late Gregor and Maria Kraus and loving sister of the late Maria, late Gregor, late Hildegard and Albert all of Germany. Sister-in-law of the late Lore Williamson (late Kenneth), Hugo Helmer (Helga) of Massachusetts and Leo Helmer (Gisela) of Germany. Loved aunt of many nieces and nephews.

For 20 years, alongside her husband Max, people were greeted by her lovely smile at Helmer Photo in the Churchill Plaza.  She was a seamstress, gardener and chef extraordinaire and loved her pets dearly.

The family would like to thank the PSW’s from WeCare (particularly Connie & Kay), the staff at CCAC, BayShore Home Health, the Alzheimer Society and ARCH for their support.

Friends may call at the Arthur’s Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Monday, August 15, 2016 from 7 to 9 pm.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the Sault Ste. Marie Humane Society or ARCH would be appreciated.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com

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