Reddon, Helen

Reddon, Helen

August 9th, 2019

Peacefully at the McCormick Home on Friday, August 9, 2019, Mrs. Helen Reddon, in her 84th year. Survived by her husband, John, of 59 years. Loving mother of Glenda, Andrew, James, and Philip. Cherished grandmother of 12 wonderful grandchildren. Dear sister of Florence Neville, Catherine Lemieux, Pierre Lemieux, and Gerald Lemieux. Predeceased by three sisters and two brothers. Helen was an accomplished stained glass artist with many commissions in the London area. She graduated as a Registered Nurse, but chose to devote herself to raising her family. The family would like to thank the McCormick Home attendants, RN's and Dr. Tai for their excellent care over the last three and a half years. A memorial service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Helen are asked to consider the McCormick Care Foundation.

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Wendy OughtredAndy and family. I am so saddened by your loss. I know the last few years have been difficult for you all. Hoping you find some comfort in our deepest sympathies. Wendy and Dave
Daniel Dear John, Phil+Sue, Andy+Diane, Glenda+Steve, Jim+Monica and family, Helen's dedication and love for her family was evident in everything she did, and is no small part of the reason you all turned out as amazing as you are. She was a strong, loving and caring woman who will be missed by many. We are thinking of you during this difficult time and hope that being together during these difficult days brings you some comfort. Sending love and strength from Bangkok, Daniel, Simona, Nathaniel and Klara
David and Angelique Dearest John, Please accept our deepest sympathy. You and your family remain in our thoughts.
Wes DunnDear John and Family; I was saddened when I learned of Helen's death I am so sorry. Please accept my deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences .Obviously, Helen has had a long and, I'm sure, arduous period of needed medical care and support -- which, I know, you and your family lovingly provided.. Sincerely, Wes
Pastor Jason SnelgroveMine is just a simple prayer, God bless and keep you in His care.
geri sansonDear Andy and Diane and family, We're so sorry that your Mom, Helen, has died. There are no good words that I can find to help make you feel better. Please know we're there for you, especially when the loss feels bigger than your hearts can bear. love g and Mark
Paula Sabourin EdwardsDear Dr Reddon, Jim, Monica, Andy, Diane, Glenda, Steve, Phil and Sue. My prayers and thoughts are with you and all the grandchildren. I will always fondly remember Mrs Reddon, and all the fun times we had as children at the Lawson house. Love from Paula Sabourin Edwards and family.
Ken and CarolDear John My final memory of Helen is from the day she and I turned 80 years old. She looked very fit,, was walking briskly along the Corridors of McCormick House. We knew she wouldn't recognize us, but after all,, It was OUR Birthday. We had enjoyed many special dates together over a lifetime. Together you and Helen were a force with which to be reckoned. You raised amazing children,, Did it all with Dignity and Grace. Helen's legacy of Stained Glass found around this city of London is only one of her many artistic talents. She was also my fierce partner at Duplicate Bridge until the cards began to lose their appeal for us. I miss my "birthday-buddy" but will always have the fond memories with which we carry on. Our Deepest Sympathies to you and Andrew, Glenda, Jim, Philip and all your grand-children in this most sorrowful of times. Ken and Carol
Heather (Biesenthal) GuildDear Dr. Reddon My dad and I were sorry to read about Mrs Reddon's passing in the paper. Over the past number of years, both of our families were so fortunate to have on-going care and support from the McCormick Home for Mom Doris and your dear Helen. I know how dedicated you were to Helen and her passing will be a deep loss for the whole family. Our sincerest condolences, Heather
Isabel NordineTo John and all the family-- So many good memories.... May lots of good memories be with each of you now, and stay with you always. Sympathy and condolences to you all, Isabel Nordine
Eunice DiamondDear John and family, I was very sad to read the news of Helen’s death. I think of her often as I look out of the beautiful window she created for me. Her talent lives on in this house. My sincerest condolences. Eunice Diamond.
Bill SchubertDear John Gienda Andrew Jim Phillip and all of the Reddon Family Spouses and Grandchildren I am deeply saddened to hear of Helens passing.for 56 years her Loving Sister Marcelle and I watched amazingly how She and John raised such a nice family and a pleasure to be around.with her talent in stained glass around London and elsewhere will be enjoyed for years to come.Rest in peace Dear Helen, you will not be forgotten. Bill Schubert
Norma ClareTo Dr. Reddon - Please accept my deepest sympathy in the loss of Helen. She was always such a lovely, thoughtful person in your office. My caring thoughts are with you and your family. Norma Clare
Hélène LemieuxDear John and family, Our deepest sympathies to you. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult time. Hélène, Françoise and family.
The Barry Robinson FamilyDear Uncle Johnny, Glenda and Steve, Andy and Diane, Phil and Susan, Jimmy and Monica and your families, We were all so sorry to hear about Aunt Helen's passing and we send you our love and care at this difficult time. So many amazing memories of such a creative, caring and vibrant woman, especially during the years on Lawson Road. Family times, fun times. May these fondly remembered times make this loss easier to bear. With Deepest Sympathy and Love, Barry, Shelley and Ed, Karen and Joe, Carolyn and Steve and our families
Sue LeMieuXDearest John, Glenda, Andrew, James and Philip, I’m sorry for your lose and am thinking of you all. I have wonderful memories of times we spent together over the years and my warmest thoughts of peace are with you in this very difficult time. Sue
Bill ReidDear John: I wish to express my heartfelt condolences for your loss. Notwithstanding Helen’s recent challenges, I choose to remember her sharp intelligence, sense of style, and obvious dedication to her family. My thoughts are with you and your loved ones. Bill Reid
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