VAN STAVEREN (Garratt), Helen Margaret
At Country Terrace Nursing Home in Komoka, Ontario on Monday, November 21, 2016 in her 87th year. Helen was born in Thunder Bay and spent the majority of her life in White River with her late husband, Peter, where they ran the Beaver Tourist Centre for many happy years. Helen spent her later years in the London area with family close by. Beloved wife of the late Peter Van Staveren (1996) and dear Mom to Cindy (Egidio) LaRussa and Richard (Carrie) Van Staveren. She was a fun and loving Oma to Stefan (Kristen), Cora (Andrew) and Leah. Helen also leaves behind three beautiful great grandchildren Bryce, Brianna and Lyon. She will be missed by all. The family would like to thank the excellent staff at Country Terrace for their caring and compassion during Helen's time spent there.Cremation has taken place. A private family celebration of Helen's life will take place at a later date.