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Helen Mary Duncan

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Helen Mary Duncan

January 21, 1927 - April 18, 2022

Peacefully at Extendicare in Cobourg, surrounded by her family, on Monday, April 18th, 2022, Helen Duncan (nee Nelson) at 95 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Walter Duncan. Loving mother of Elizabeth “Beth” Butters (Neil) and the late Keith Duncan (Connie). Cherished grandmother of Michael Butters (Courtney), Alyssa Butters and great grandmother of Carlin Butters. Predeceased by her siblings Gertrude Taylor (Lew), Stanley Nelson (Pauline), Craig Nelson (Mary) and Ruth Eskine (Donald). Also missed by her nephews, nieces and extended family. Cremation with later private interment at Burnbrae Cemetery in Campbellford. Those wishing may make a memorial donation to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Cobourg or to a charity of choice.

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Karen Chalovich - May 9, 2022 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church

Bryan and Roberta Armstrong - April 29, 2022

Beth Neil and family - we were saddened to read of your mom's passing. We remember her as a very kind and caring person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.

Jean Wilson - April 29, 2022 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church

ANNE M PARKER - April 24, 2022

Sorry to read about the loss of your mother, Beth. Treasure those memories of special family times together. Sincerely, Anne Parker

Kevin Jones - April 23, 2022

My sincerest condolences to Mike, Alyssa, Beth, Neil and Family on the passing of your dear mother/grandmother. I really enjoyed when Mike and I joined Helen and my grandmother for lunches while they lived at Rosewood. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Don and Elizabeth Graham - April 22, 2022

Thinking of the family at this difficult time. Keep the good memories in your heart.

Audrey E. Wilson - April 22, 2022

Dear Beth and Family, Your mother always was so welcoming. She will be sorely missed. You are all in our thoughts at this time. Jean and Audrey

Dixie Winkworth - April 22, 2022

Dear Beth,Neil &Family, John & I send our sincere sympathy in the loss of your mother ,Beth.Our thoughts of both your mother & father go away back to staff get-to-gethers at both Grant Sine & Burnham schools.Wonderful times!!We will miss those Christmas cards each year too.May you all find comfort in your many happy family memories as you go forward.Blessings to you all.

Carol Buttar - April 22, 2022

Eric & I want to extend our sincere condolences to Beth, Neil & family. Also to extended family, Art & Sharon Nelson & family. Keep your memories close.

Don and Mary Jones - April 21, 2022

Beth, Neil, Alyssa, Michael and family. We are so sorry to hear of Helen’s passing. She was a lovely and friendly lady, and we know just how much time, care and love you and your family always gave to her. We know that you have many wonderful memories which you can reflect on to help you through this very difficult time. Our sincerest condolences!❤️

David and Mary Jones - April 21, 2022

Beth, Neil and Family We were sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. We have many memories of the times spent together at St Andrew's.

Lois-Anne Johns - April 21, 2022

I'm so sorry to hear of Helen's passing. I worked with Helen many years ago at the golden plough Lodge. Helen was a kind and friendly woman. I always enjoyed stoping and talking to her.

Inch/Clifford Families - April 20, 2022

Our deepest sympathies…may you take comfort in your treasured memories.🙏

Joan Kemp - April 20, 2022

Beth, Neil and family. Sorry to learn of Helen’s passing. Good memories of her as a customer and member of the church.

Joan Kemp - April 20, 2022

Beth, Neil and family. Sorry to learn of Helen’s passing. Good memories of her as a customer and member of the church.

Keren Bradford - April 20, 2022

Dear Beth, So sorry to read of the passing of your mother.

Keren Bradford - April 20, 2022

Dear Beth, So sorry to read of the passing of your mother.

SUSAN KEARSEY - April 20, 2022

Sorry for your loss Beth and your family. I have missed Her very much. Sue Kearsey

Ron and Marcia - April 20, 2022

Beth,Neil and family; You are a close family. Together you will grieve and eventually these painful reminders will become soothing memories. So sorry for you loss.

Ann & Scott Young - April 20, 2022

We have good memories of Helen as she and Walt were such good neighbours to Scott's mom Irene. We would sometimes chat when were visiting next door. She seems to have had a long and happy life. Thinking of you with sympathy today.

Douglas Champagne - April 19, 2022

Sorry for your loss. A wonderful woman.

Gladys Morris - April 19, 2022

So sorry to read of Helen's passing. I got to know her well when I worked at the Golden Plough Lodge and she was secretary there. I also knew her through St Andrew's. A lovely woman. My thoughts and prayers are with her family

Laurie Regan - April 19, 2022

Sending my condolences. Helen was a wonderful lady.

Jane Whaley - April 19, 2022

I am so sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family

Donna M Logel (Haig) - April 19, 2022

A wonderful lady, with a witty sense of humor & a kind heart. Happy our path crossed.

Jane Whaley - April 19, 2022

I am so sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family

CATHERINE E EARL - April 19, 2022

Dear Beth and family. Your parents were good neighbours. Please accept my condolences.