With heavy hearts, the family wishes to announce that Helen Gervais, late of Redvers, Sask. passed away at the Regina General Hospital at the age of 97 years.
Helen is survived by her three children, Randy (Jeanne), Bryan (Darlene) and Leanne (Dave); 10 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Helen will be missed by her sisters-in-law, Lillian Bax, Edna Clemens and Florence Gervais; brothers-in-law, Henry Gervais and Jack Tonnellier, as well as numerous extended family members.
Helen was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ella Carlson; husband Octave Gervais and her siblings, Alice Smith, Harry Carlson, Elmer Carlson and Alleen Zander and three grandsons, Ryan Sauder, Christopher Sauder and Colin Gervais.
A celebration of Helen’s life took place Saturday, December 3, 2022 at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, Redvers, Sask. with Rev. Michelle Moore officiating.
A lunch in the church basement was held immediately following the service.
A private family interment will take place at the Dannevirke Lutheran Cemetery at a later date.
A recording of the service is available to view. Please visit Helen’s tribute page at www.hallfuneralservices.ca.
In lieu of flowers, those so wishing, may make donations in memory of Helen to the Dannevirke Lutheran Church (Perpetual Care Fund) or the Redvers and District Community Health Foundation Inc. (Long Term Care), PO Box 766 Redvers, SK, S0C 2H0.
Hall Funeral Services in Redvers, Sask. is assisting Helen’s family – Deb Heidinger, Funeral Director.
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