Burden; Helen Joanne (n. Callum)
Suddenly, peacefully with her loving family by her side, Helen passed at Bluewater Health in Sarnia on Monday October 2, 2017, at the age of 85. Loving mother of Cathy Anguish (Tom), Christine Barnes (Trevor), Carrie Gilmore and Kimberleigh McCampbell (Rocky). Cherished Grandma of Nicholas Anguish (Laura), Aaron Barnes (Tori), Tyler Barnes, Katie Gilmore and Kayla Gilmore-Pugh (Ronnie), and Great Grandma of eight. Dear Auntie Helen of Danny Rapaich (Maura), David Rapaich (Joy), and Steven Rapaich (Doreen) and Great Aunt of eight. Predeceased by her parents Gordon & Kathleen Callum, her loved brother in law Nick Rapaich, her much loved sister Betty Rapaich, her son in law Garry Barnes and her special friend Jack Thorpe. Helen was a passionate bridge player, reader, loved crossword puzzles and watching Jeopardy. Helen looked forward to “5 o’clock somewhere”. Helen was the life of the party and lit up the room with her beautiful smile. Helen would say, “I did it my way. “Cremation has taken place. At Helen’s request, no visitation or services are to be held. Remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family online in “Helen’s Guestbook” at mccormackfuneralhomesarnia.com. If desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.