Helen Asseff

2 October , 191630 March , 2019

Age 102 of Halifax, passed away peacefully March 30/19 in St. Vincent’s Nursing Home.

Born in South Harbour on Oct 2, 1916, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Fitzgerald) Asseff. Helen lived life to the fullest, enjoying travel and reading. She is survived by sisters Marcella, Mary; and brother Walter (Melba). She was predeceased by sisters Ina, Effie, Eva, Sadie; brothers John, William, Omar; and several nieces and nephews. Many thanks to the staff of St Vincent’s for their care and compassion.

As per her wishes, cremation has taken place under the care of Cruikshank’s Funeral Home, with a funeral mass and burial at St Joseph’s Church, Dingwall to occur at a later date. Donations in her memory can be made to St Vincent’s Nursing Home or a charity of your choice. To leave an online condolence please visit


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