Passed away peacefully at the F.J. Davey Home on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at the age of 89.

Predeceased by her husband William.  Dear mother of Patti Helmick (Leslie Fleischman), late Laura Kloepfer, Lynn Kloepfer and Tara Devoe (Shawn).

Cherished grandmother of Chad Helmick (Vicky), Chris Helmick (Leah), Lisa and Jaimee Joa, Kyra, Gage and Tierney Devoe.  Great-great grandmother of Ian, James, William and Sophie Helmick, Alexandra and Julian Tolentino.

Predeceased by her parents Albert and Annie Livingstone and Marge Livingstone.  Sister of Shirley Rains and the late Bertie Livingstone.  Her Aunt Lucy Lay raised Helen and was very special to her.

Helen will be missed by many nieces and nephews in Sault Ste. Marie and in the United States.

Friends are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre at 942 Great Northern Road, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario on Friday, September 23, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m. with Mrs. Helen Smith officiating.

Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.


God needed an angel in heaven
so He called my dear
mother above
but she’s only as far
away as my heart
and she lives as before
in my love.