Clayton Ernest Helps, 80 years, of Wyoming, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at the  C.E.E. Hospital of Bluewater Health, Petrolia on Saturday, October 20, 2012.  Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Pitz) Helps for 54 years, proud father of Doug (Julie) of Wyoming, Wray of Wyoming, Ron (Helen) of New Dundee, and Karen (Carl) Gray of Brigden.   Cherished Grandpa of Craig (Kailey), Lyndsay, Ashley, David, and Carolyn and Great Grandpa of Carter.   Predeceased by parents Ernest and Elsie (nee Smith), brothers Earle, Gordon, and Howard as well as sister Marion Leslie and her husband Roy along with a grandchild Michael.  Survived by sibling’s Ken (Marguerite), Ross (Maxine), Donna (Jack), Gerald (Eleanor), and Arnold (Doreen) and sister’s-in-law Betty, Jean, & Marion.  With many other nieces and nephews.  The family will receive visitors on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the WYOMING CHAPEL, 650 Broadway St., Wyoming.  A funeral service will be held at 11am on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Wyoming United Church, 730 Second St., Wyoming.   Interment to follow in Wyoming Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to C.E.E. Hospital Foundatoin or the Wyoming United Church would be greatly appreciated.  Memories, condolences, and pictures may be shared on-line at

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