Daley, Helena

September 3, 1926 ~ January 7, 2017

DALEY, Helena Elsje Elisabeth – Age 90 of Tupperville, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham. Beloved wife of the late Harold Daley. Loving mother of Millie Ronson, Scott and Cheryl Daley, Kevin Daley and Sandy, Robin and Dan Dymock, Jamie Daley and Ruby. Cherished grandmother of Zachary, Adam (Missy), Erin (Jon), Angel, Jon (Kim), Jolene, Tyler, Jeff (Mandy), Chelsey (Paul), Josh and Jade. Great-grandmother of Amber, Jacob, Eric, Jayden, Dejana, Avary, Mya, Autumn, Micah, Layla, Cole, Taylor and Trey. Predeceased by her parents Johannes and Grietje (nee Verkerk) De-Waal, son Alfred Daley and her brother Hans Hellendoorn.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9pm.

Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 11:00am from the funeral home.  Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery. Rev. Cathy Larmond will be officiating.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation, Royal Canadian Legion Branch #635 Brigden or Zion United Church, Tupperville.


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  1. Millie, Scott, Kevin, Robin and Jamie and family’s ….so very sorry to hear about your Mom. Helen was such a great lady and will be missed by all. Right now it is hard, but cherish the memories and she will never be forgotten. All our love and “hugs” to you all, Brenda and Rick

  2. Deepest sympathies to all the family. I am Verna’s daughter. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. RIP Aunt Helen.

  3. My deepest sympathies to the family of Helen Daley. My few encounters with this strong interesting lady are memorable. I especially enjoyed her sharing her ‘war bride’ story at the Historical Society Meeting ( promoted by her history journaling daughter Robin:) I admired her optimism and warmth and feel she was an inspiring matriarchal influence. I’m sure you have great memories of her.

  4. I will never forget our time together, she was a very nice lady and meant a lot too me, I will miss our visits xoxo

  5. My sympathy to all Helen’s family. Spent a lot of time with Helen who made life fun when we were neighbours.
    She was always happy and made our visits fun and memorable.

  6. Sincere sympathy to all our Daley cousins and their family. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers, she was a great lady. Love and hugs to all from Sherwood and Elaine Good

  7. Millie, Scott, Kevin, Robin and Jamie – my deepest sympathies. I always enjoyed my visits with Helen. Sending my love to you all.

  8. Our deepest sympathies to Helen’s family, I remember her visits to Harold’s old homestead. I am Verna’s daughter. So sorry for your loss.

  9. Robin…i’m so sorry to hear about your Mom, i’m certainly thinking about you and what your going threw, i always like to hear your Mom laugh and i’m sure shes having a fuzz bucket right now:)…(((HUGS))) to you…

  10. Never knew a lady with a sense of humour like Helen gonna miss her lots. Many fond family memories that will last for years to come. Gone but never forgotten.

  11. We extend our deepest sympathies in the loss of Helena (Grandma). She was a wonderful lady and will be missed.
    Chris, Jenn and the boys.

  12. Our sympathy to all of Helen, family. She. was a great lady. Always enjoyed having her stay with us and have so many memories. Love to all from Uncle Don and Aunt Liz.

  13. My condolences to all the family. So many fond memories from my childhood and her visits to New Brunswick. A wonderful lady who we all will dearly miss.

  14. Jeff and Mandy and the Entire Daley Families , so sorry to here about your gramma . Thinking of use all at this difficult time . Ron and Maureen Bailey and Family !!

  15. So very sorry for your loss. Helen was a wonderful wonderful Lady who will be missed by all. XXOO