Helmer, Robert Allan (Bob)

Of Leamington, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at Malden Park Care Centre in Windsor, after a short battle with cancer. Bob was born on March 22, 1943 in Tisdale, Township. Bob is survived by his wife L. Ann Helmer (nee MacSweyn), his daughter Melany deWeerdt and children, Julia, Alain, Marc, Chloe, Jon Guy, and son-in-law Charles deWeerdt; his son Shawn Helmer and wife Kimberley, children Monique, Richard and Chase. Loving son of Vivian June Helmer and the late Cecil. Dear brother of George and wife Raili. Always remembered by his many nieces and nephews, his aunt Marion Clement, many cousins and friends.  A Memorial Service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held at FGT Family Church, 285 Talbot Street East, Leamington, on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 1 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Children’s Ministries at FGT Church by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631). Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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