Helen was a strong, beautiful woman who touched the lives and hearts of many people. She will be sadly missed. Helen passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Helen is survived by her loving husband, Bob Wakey of Red Deer; children, Dan (Linda) Holstead of Petawawa, Larry (Alexis) Holstead of Rocky Mountain House, Nicholle (Larry) Colby of Calgary, Brent Wakey of Edmonton and Drew (Laura) Wakey of Edmonton; grandchildren and great grandchildren, Adrienne (Matt) Ethier and children, Emily, Noah of Petawawa; Dayna (Szymon) Janicki and children, Natalie and Naomi of Ottawa; Joey Holstead of Petawawa; Kiza (Stu) Trentham and children, Stuart and Jack of Rocky Mountain House; Katy (Corey) Shaw of Leslieville; Sarah Colby (Allen) of Calgary; Matt Colby of Calgary; Andrea Wakey and children, Xida and Ariya of Edmonton; Christine Wakey of Edmonton and Noah Wakey of Edmonton. At Helen’s request no funeral service will be held. If you wish to celebrate Helen’s life, watch a Blue Jay’s game, eat chocolate, buy a new outfit (preferably pink), plant some flowers or get your hair done. Memorial donations in Helen’s honour may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Red Deer & District SPCA. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.reddeerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements entrusted to
RED DEER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM
6150 – 67 Street, Red Deer.
Phone (403) 347-3319.