MELKIC, Helen It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Helen Melkic on December 4, 2019 in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Peter (Abid) Melkic. Devoted mother of Al (Jocelyn). Adored Oma of Madeline and the late Alexander. She will be sadly missed by many extended family, friends and neighbours. Helen was born in Czechoslovakia but she was a proud Canadian citizen, worked many years as a seamstress for various companies and was known as the neighbourhood mother to all the neighbourhood children. A visitation will be held at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Rd., Ajax, ON on Monday, December 16th from 10:30-11:30 a.m. followed by a chapel service at 11:30 a.m. She will be laid to rest at Pineridge Memorial Gardens in Ajax, ON. In lieu of flowers, donations to DEBRA Canada would be greatly appreciated.
Published in Durham Region News from Dec. 4 to Dec. 11, 2019.