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August 19, 1916 - August 2, 2016
Passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in her 100th year. Pre-deceased by her loving husband Leonard Thoms (1988) after more than 45 years of marriage. Dearest Mother to Barry and the late Anne (2007) and Ron. Devoted Grandma to Elisa Brook (Tim), Sheila Ranni (the late Chad, 2000), Stephen (Michelle), Allison McAvoy (Andrew), Andrew & Jordan. Cherished Nana to Emma, Owen, Annika, Olivia, Isabella & Eden Brook; Colin & Ayden Ranni; Siryn, Joel & Mitchell Thoms; Oliver, Abiageal, Ellawese & Fiona McAvoy. Helen's life was devoted to the Lord and her family. She was a proud teacher who enjoyed gardening and had a strong passion for music and literature. Helen touched the lives of all those she knew and met. She leaves behind an extraordinary legacy of love. Visitation will take place at Victoria Greenlawn Funeral Home (1525 Hwy #3, Oldcastle, Ont., 519-969-3939) on Sunday from 1pm - 5pm and will continue on Monday from 10am - 11am. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday August 8, 2016 at 11 am. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations to New Tribes Missions Canada would be appreciated. A special thank you to all the caregivers who helped look after Helen for the past several years.