Helen was born in Maple Creek, the eldest child to Ernest and Ethel Hart. She was predeceased by her loving husband Tony in December, 2012, an infant son, daughter Rosemary Cyr in December, 1987, son-in-law Gil Gratrix in March, 2007 and a grand daughter Sharra-Lee Ion in May, 2013.
Helen is survived by her daughters Shirley Gratrix and Gloria Ion; son-in-law Jim (Henry) Cyr and his wife Carole; seven grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; onegreat great grandson; three sisters Doris Lewis, Grace Mapstone and Betty Cyr and her husband Charlie, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m. from the Brooks United Church. Rev. Kathleen Jones officiating. Interment to be held at Brooks Cemetery.
In memory of Helen, if friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to STARS, Suite 100, 1519 – 35th Avenue East, Edmonton International Airport T9E 0V6.