Helena Peters (nee Rempel)
1925 - 2009
With great sadness, the family announces that on Tuesday March 10, 2009 at Boundary Trails Health Centre, Helena Peters aged 85 years of Winkler, MB went to her eternal rest.
Mom was born February 3, 1924 to Jacob and Helena Rempel. She married John Peters in 1944. They had a very rewarding life together filled with many struggles but also many blessings.
She will be missed so much by her daughter, Elizabeth and son-in-law, David Jasysyn of Winnipeg and 5 grandchildren, Andrea, Kelsey, Jeremiah, Joshua and Lovey. She will also be missed by her brother-in-law, Jacob and wonderful nieces, Helen, Margret and Sarah, who were always ready to help out Mom whenever needed. She was blessed to have you all, and it is so comforting to know that you showed her so much love. Mom is survived by her sister, Ann Katerina and her brother-in-law, Jacob Harms as well as many other nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, John F Peters in 1989. Mom was most recently predeceased by her loving sister, Elizabeth Harms, as well as by sisters, Sarah, Maria, Justina and by brothers, Isaac and Jacob.
Funeral service was held on Saturday March 14, 2009 at 10:30 am at Winkler Sommerfeld Mennonite Church. Interment followed at Reinland Cemetery.
Thank you to each and every one of you for all of your phone calls and visits to my Mom, they were always so uplifting to her. As well thank you Susanna Miller for all of the visits and wonderful memories you gave my Mom. Thank you to the doctors at Urgent Care and to all of the Boundary Trails staff, all whom helped her daily.
If friends so desire, donations may be made in Helena’s memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation 6 Donald St. Suite 200 Winnipeg, MB R3L 0K6.
Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler in care of arrangements.