VanderWeyden, Helen M. “Lenie” of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Monday, September 1st, 2014 at her late residence, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Peter VanderWeyden (June 28th, 2000) and loved mother of Klazina Hooper and her husband Tom Brennand of Kitchener, Helen (late husband Carl Anderson) of Aurora, Brenda and her husband Dale Ibbitson of Massey and Pete and his wife Wendy VanderWeyden of St. Thomas. Predeceased by an infant son Joey. Much loved grandmother of Matthew, Luke, Patrick, Laura, Tina, Jay, Jake and Katlyn. Helen was born in Holland on February 12, 1923, the daughter of the late Gerrit and Hendrika Dekkers. She was a member of Holy Angels’ Church and a former member of the Catholic Women’s League.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Visitation at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angels’ Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation.