Helen EllisPassed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, surrounded by family in her 77th year.  Helen of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Prince Edward Island, beloved wife of Robert Ellis for over 56 years.  Loving mother of Carol Monaghan (Bill Benson), Brian (Debbie Snow), Brent (Kelly) and Debbie Cochrane (David Metcalfe).  Cherished Grandma of Jacqueline, Ashley, Meaghan, Cory, Daniel, Jessica, Ryan, Jake and Alyson and to step-grandchildren Kelly, Matthew, Amber and Lee.  Helen is predeceased by her parents Agno and Eva Wedge, her sister Marjorie and her son-in-law Brad Cochrane.  She is survived by siblings Marie, Edward, Gilbert, Willard, Loretta and Nancy and their families.  Helen will also be dearly missed by her many friends and neighbours.  Friends will received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach (1-888-429-8766) Sunday September 15, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 215 Pine Street, Stayner on Monday September 16, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.  Helen’s family wish to thank the staff and volunteers at Hospice Simcoe for their comfort and support.  They ask that in lieu of flowers, remembrances be made to Hospice Simcoe.  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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