It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Helen Havanka at the Wetaskiwin Hospital at the age of 82 years.
Helen will be lovingly remembered by her husband Vino; children Brenda (Marko), Kevin (Doreen), Joanne (Patti); grandson Steven; sister Elsie (Gus) Stephan; brothers Paul (Maryann) Mattson and Oscar Mattson; sister-in-law Ailie Parchen; brother-in-law Ken Kaiser; special little ones she called her grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Helen was predeceased by her parents Aino and Matt Mattson, sisters Edna and Violet, and niece Carrie.
A private family graveside service will be held at the Twin Creeks Cemetery on Saturday, May 9, 2015. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brightview Baptist Church (West of Wetaskiwin Hwy 13 and Range Road 253.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alberta SPCA, 10806 – 124 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H3.