Bird, Helen – peacefully at QHC- Belleville General Hospital on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 in her 97th year.  Beloved wife of the late Charles Bird.  Loving mother of Robert (Karen) of North Bay and Fred (Trish) of Belleville.  Cherished grandmother of Andrew (Jennifer) of Kingston, Daniel (Sophie) of Ottawa, Jillian (John) of Kingston and Christopher of North Bay.  Great grandmother of Charlie and Lincoln. Helen also is survived by her brother Russell Boldrick of Belleville.  She is fondly remembered by several nieces, nephews and extended family.  Helen  is predeceased by her parents John & Ellen Boldrick, her brothers Roy, Arthur and Jack Boldrick, her sisters; Dora Goodman, Ethel Dudgen, May Harrison and Bessie Dixon and by her grandson Jeffrey Bird.

Friends are invited to call at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Sunday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, October 1, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment Victoria Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Belleville General Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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