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Obituary for Helen Faylene Thibodeau

Helen Faylene Thibodeau of Brooklyn passed away, October 27,2022 in the Yarmouth Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born April 19, 1940, in Forest Glen, she was a daughter to the late Harry and Iola (Harding) Bethune. Helen worked at Zellers for many years and also in a fish plant, but her main job was being a housewife and mother. She took great pride in raising her children and caring of her family. Helen had a greenthumb and loved to garden. She also enjoyed puzzles, baking and knitting in her spare time. She is survived by her children, Holly (Raymond) Crosby, Brooklyn; Shelley (Mike) LeBlanc, Brooklyn; April (Randy) Doucette, Yarmouth; Duane (Christy) Thibodeau, Brooklyn; brothers, Orman Bethune; Burton (Betty) Bethune; sister, Linda (Michael) Hilton; 13 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by husband, Edward; son, Terry; sister, Marion d’Eon. As per Helens wishes cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home and Crematorium, Yarmouth. A Graveside service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.