Finkle, Helen Catherine – with great sadness the family announce the passing of Helen Finkle of Belleville and formerly of Stirling, at QHC – Belleville General Hospital on Sunday, January 19, 2014 in her 91st year.  Daughter of the late Elizabeth & Carmen Fitchett.  Beloved wife of the late Gilbert Finkle.  Loving mother of Nancy (Bill) Angove, Jackie (Harvey) Leeman and Kathy (Gerry) Foote.  Cherished grandmother of Chris (Teri), Michelle (Marv), Melissa (Adam), Anita (Graham), Matthew (Heather), and Jessica (Shawn) and great grandmother of Jacob, Lucas, Hannah, Shelden, Sarah, Kyla, Aidan, Erica, Grayson, Dawson, Michelyn, Samuel and Tara. Helen is survived by her brother Bill (Shirley) Fitchett. 

A Memorial Service celebrating Helen’s life will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, (613-968-2273) on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.  Following the service there will be an opportunity to meet with family during a reception to be held at the Steele Family Centre. 

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 228, (Stirling), Poppy Fund would be appreciated by the family. 

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