DietrichHelenePaperDietrich, Helene (nee Thoman)
Born January 6, 1956 and passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on Wednesday September 24, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by her husband Robert of 37 years. Loving mother to Kelly (Terry Cote), and Kyle Dietrich. Cherished step-grandmother to Abby. Daughter of Elisabeth Thoman and the late Anthony (Tony) Thoman (2009), and daughter-in-law of the late Harold and Ola Dietrich. Dear sister of Mary Ann (Doug Vickery), Tony (Cindy) Thoman and Peter (Mary Ann) Thoman. Helene will be missed by her brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews and many friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington, on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Interment at McDowell Cemetery, Comber to follow. Helene’s request was for donations to be made to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or the St. Michael’s Church Building Fund in lieu of flowers. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at


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