Peacefully, surrounded by her family at the Van Daele Manor on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the age of 76.
Beloved wife of Kenneth for over 57 years. Loving mother of Gail Lindsay (Jack). Cherished grandmother of Riley Lindsay (Zack) and Joshua Lindsay (Brittany). Adored great grandmother of Hayden, Jack and Callan Lindsay. Predeceased by her parents Hamilton and Janet McDonald. Dear sister of Isobel Edward (late Tom). Sister-in-law of Anne Murdock (Leroy), Ian MacKenzie (Donna) and the late Margaret MacKenzie. Aunt to several nieces and nephews. At Helena's request there will be a private family celebration of life at a later date. Helena was an avid longtime Greyhound fan and supporter for 40 plus years. She loved "her boys". Memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Alzheimer's Society (Research) or to the Van Daele Manor would be appreciated. The MacKenzie family would like to thank the staff at the Van Daele Manor and also Dr. Fritz and Dr. Gieni for their care and compassion towards Helena. Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.