Helen Olive Casey1922 - 2011 (89 years)
Name Helen Olive Casey Born 17 Mar 1922 Shediac Gender Female Died 30 Oct 2011 Moncton, Dieppe, New Brunswick, Canada Person ID I18160 Whitton Last Modified 22 Jan 2019
Father Edouard (Ned) Caissie, b. 1 Jan 1884, Shédiac, N.-B.Canada Relationship natural Mother Sara Thibodeau, b. 17 Sep 1881, Shédiac, N.-B. , d. 27 Mar 1977, Villa Providence, Shédiac, N.-B (Age 95 years) Relationship natural Family ID F6331 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Charles Hugh Whitton, b. 1922, Glenbervie, near Larbert, Stirling, Scotland , d. 10 Oct 1982, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada buried in Our Lady of Cavalry Cemetery in Dieppe, New Brunswick Canada (Age 60 years) Married 15 Oct 1947 Westmoreland, New Brunswick, Canada Children 1. Living 2. Living 3. Living 4. Living Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 Family ID F4072 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- HELEN WHITTON
With heavy hearts, the family of Helen Olive Whitton (Casey) of Dieppe announce her passing on Sunday, October 30, 2011.
Helen, the youngest of eight children, was born in Shediac, on March 17, 1922 to the late Edouard Casey and Sara Thibodeau.
Helens passion was her family. With her husband Charlie she was a loving and supportive parent to her four children, Gary, David, Donald Whitton and Karen Maki (Richard). She was a greatly loved Grandma to Catherine and Jillian, and a cherished aunt and second mother to many nieces, nephews and friends of her children.
Helen and Charlie were active members of the Dieppe Golden Age Club from its inception, where they spent many evenings socializing and dancing. Summers were spent camping with special friends. Following Charlies death in 1982, Helen continued to be a dedicated community volunteer in various capacities, and was active in darts and bowling with her "Road Runners".
In addition to her immediate family, Helen is survived by her brother, Arthur Casey, Dartmouth, NS and by many members of the Whitton family, of whom she was very fond.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles, sister Patricia Gould, brothers, Alyre, Clovis, Lionel, Philip and Alphonse Casey, nephews Louis and Leo Casey, and niece Helen Catsman.
Visitation will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB (857-1901), on Wednesday from 2 to 4 pm and from 7 to 9 pm.
Funeral mass will be celebrated from Sainte-Thérèse Roman Catholic Church, Dieppe, NB on Thursday, November 3rd, 2011, at 11 am.
Interment in Notre-Dame-du-Calvaire Cemetery, Dieppe, NB.
The family requests that any donations be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association.
The family wish to express sincere thanks to Dr. Christine Telfer, Dr. Sheldon Rubin, Dr. Pat Phelan and the wonderful staff of Moncton Hospitals Unit 5200 for their compassionate care. As well, many thanks to the most caring staff of Oasis dOr in Dieppe.
- HELEN WHITTON