HelpsEleanorweb copyPeacefully surrounded by her family at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia, on Monday, May 20, 2013.  ELEANOR ANNE HELPS (nee Smith), 76 years, was of Camlachie.  Eleanor was the beloved wife of Gerald Helps.  Loving mother of the late Ian David (1960), the late Carol Anne Hayes (2003), and Barbara Helps.  Survived by her sister Jean Forbes (the late Fraser) of Forest, and her brothers, Donald Smith (Helen) of Forest, and David Smith (Barb) of Forest, as well as many nieces, nephews, and many brothers and sisters-in-law.  Visitors will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the WYOMING CHAPEL, 650 Broadway Street, Wyoming.  Wyoming Lioness will conduct a memorial service at 6:15 p.m. Thursday evening. A funeral service will be held at the Wyoming United Church, Second St., Wyoming on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.  Rev. Wendy Milliken and Rev. Marilyn Townsend-Smith officiating.  Interment in Wyoming Cemetery.  A special thank you to St. Joseph’s Hospice for their care and compassion during Eleanor’s time there, Sandy Ferguson from CCAC for her regular visits, and Bluewater Health Palliative Care doctors and nurses.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Joseph’s Hospice (www.stjosephshospice.ca) or Wyoming United Church.  Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.needhamjay.com.

Filed Under: Sarnia