Leila Helmer (nee Flegg) of Embrun passed away peacefully at St. Jacques Nursing Home in Embrun on Sun., Nov. 23, 2014 in her 91st year.
She was the beloved wife of the late Harlan Helmer, and the loving Mom of Donald (Linda) and Darlene (Earl) Windsor. She was the cherished Nan of Derk (Krista), Trent (Tracey), Scott (Angela), Lisa (Pat), and Kevin (Angie), and great-grandchildren Josh, Sam, Ty, Morgan, Kira, Kodiak, Lawson, Ethan, and the late Kevin Glen. Leila was the dear sister of Jean, Doris, Bill, Edna, Rae, Merla, Fern, and the late Minnie, Norma, Grace, Sterling, Lee (twin), Bert, and Wayne.
By Leila’s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church St., South Mountain (613-989-3836) on Sat., Dec. 6 from 9 am until the time of the memorial service in the chapel at 10:30 am. Inurnment at Maple Ridge Cemetery will follow the service. Reception afterward at the Nelson LaPrade Centre in Chesterville.
By family request, donations may be made to St. Jacques Nursing Home.