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Helen Scheffel


Helen Scheffel
Scheffel, Helen Elizabeth (nee Henderson) – July 3, 1919-September 3, 2019
Passed away on Tuesday September 3, 2019 at Hilltop Manor, Cambridge, two months after celebrating her 100th birthday. Predeceased by her beloved husband of 61 years, Cliff (September 2006) and her son, Jim (December 1985). Much loved mother of Ken of Cambridge, Ron (Joanne) of Kitchener, Susan Boughton of Kitchener and Sandra (Kim) Wanklin of Cambridge. Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Scheffel (Brian Hooper), Steven (Lynn) Scheffel, Stacey Wanklin, Jon (Jaime) Wanklin, Greg (Jackie) Boughton and Julie (Jeff) Dodd. Loved great-grandmother of Owen, Addison, Jayden, Ruby, Grace and Leo. Predeceased by her sister Mary Henderson, brother John (Marg) Henderson, brother-in-law Lewis Scheffel. Survived by sister-in-law Marie Scheffel. Helen was a lifelong resident of Cambridge (Galt). A lifetime member of First United Church and Laura Rose Institute. Family and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Helen at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St., Cambridge (519-740-0669) on Friday September 6, 2019 from 2-5p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday September 7, 2019 at 2p.m. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff and caregivers at Queen’s Square Terrace and Hilltop Manor for their loving care and compassion. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or a charity of your choice.
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Service Date
Saturday, September 7, 2019