Sylvia Dianne ‘Danny’ Helyer (nee Boyce)

July 6, 2023
Sylvia Dianne “Danny” peacefully passed away at Belleville General Hospital on July 6, 2023, at the age of 83 years.
Beloved wife of Philip Helyer. Loving mother to Terry O’Brien, Kathy Kearney (Kevin), Michael O’Brien (Lynette LeBlanc), and Kim Cottingham (Ernie). Cherished grandmother to many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Loving sister to Betty, Dale, Dawn, Len, Barry, and Harry.
She will be greatly missed by her many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Danny is predeceased by her parents, Kenneth Boyce and Myrtle and Herb Chapelle, and her son, Christopher. Respecting her wishes, cremation will take place.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a Humane Society of your choice in honour of Danny.
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A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, July 15th, 2023, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the Helyer Farm, 203 Helyer Road, Trenton, Ontario.

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