Entered into rest peacefully on Thursday, November 15, 2012 surrounded by her family at home in her 79th year.  Helen Splinter beloved wife of 57 years to Henry Rots. Much loved mother of Joan Simpson (Robert Dennis), Ricky (Eileen Bachmer), John (Betty Lynn), Maria Rots, Elaine Kowalski (Gordon), Lisa Montenagro (Adolfo), David (Patrizia), Chris (Lisa).  Fondly remembered by her 18 grandchildren & 11 great grandchildren.  Survived by her siblings Anne, Hubert, Joe, Bob and predeceased by her brothers Dick, John and Gerry.  The family will receive friends at the Paul G. Payne Funeral Home, Main St., Odessa 613-386-7373 on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm.  Prayers will take place in the funeral home at 7pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday at 11am in St. Patrick’s Church, Railton with Rev. Fr. B. Steacy officiating.  Rite of Committal with prayers will take place in Glenhaven Memorial Gardens.  As expressions of sympathy the family would appreciate donations to the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario (U.H.K.F.)

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