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Helen Smith

Helen Mae "Auntie Hum" Smith (Elliott)

Saturday, January 1st, 1927 - Thursday, July 4th, 2019
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Helen Mae (Elliott) Smith of Sarnia passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at North Lambton Lodge in Forest. The beloved wife of Leslie Robert Smith (1963) and dear mother of Joan & Ross Totten of London, Darlene & Bruce Douglas of Sarnia and the loving Grandmother of Rob Douglas of Strathroy. Helen is predeceased by her siblings Bessie Smith, Gertrude Patterson, Charles, Ellesmere, Borden and special brother Allen Elliott.

Helen was born on the home farm and lived there for 42 years before moving to Sarnia. She was a member of the United Church in Thedford and a Sunday school teacher for many years before becoming a member of Dunlop United Church in Sarnia and a faithful member of the Sarnia Legion Branch 62 Ladies Auxiliary. She was a Sears employee for 13 ½ years and later a member of the retiree club. Helen volunteered her help and friendship to many in nursing homes and hospitals or in their own homes. When in need of help, many had Helen’s number and she would be there to serve.

Arrangements are entrusted to Gilpin Funeral Chapel, 123 King St. E. in Forest. Please leave a memory or condolence online at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com

The World Needs
A little more kindness and a little less creed
A little more giving and a little less greed
A little more smile and a little less frown
A little less kicking a man when he is down.
A little more “we” and a little less “I”
A little more laugh and a little less cry.
A few more flowers on the pathway of life
And fewer on graves at the end of the strife
~by Maryam Kazmi
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    Location
    Pinehill Cemetery
    Address
    8460 Ridge Road, 8460 Ridge Road
    THEDFORD, Ontario N0M 2N0
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Family and friends continue to celebrate the life of Helen. A life of loving, giving, and serving. A private family service will take place with Ida Burley officiating.

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Ian R; Sutherland

Posted at 10:44am
Ross and Joan, so sorry for your loss. You will have many precious memories of your mother.

Ian Sutherland
SB

Shirley Bryce

Posted at 05:55am
Joan , Darlene and family Sorry for your loss. A lot of good memories of Helen, working at Wicks In Thedford . Alex always thought highly of your Mother. Emily,Connie and I had a great visit with her last year.
JG

Jim Gough

Posted at 02:07pm
Helen was very kind to me in my employment at Sears and after....We lived in the same apt. building for a few years and sometimes I would come home and find my dinner waiting for me at my doorstep.....She let me call her Granny ....Helen will be dearly missed by all that knew her, and will always be in my heart.....RIP GRANNY
JIim Gough
KW

Karrie Warner

Posted at 08:19am
Joan, Ross and Families
Our sincere condolences on the passing of your Mother.
Memories will keep her in your hearts forever.
Much Love
The Warners
AC

Ann Cook

Posted at 07:42am
I have many fond memories of Helen, she was a wonderful lady with a great sense of humour.
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