Obituaries

Chun Hua Yang
B: 1938-05-21
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Yang, Chun Hua
Claire Matta
B: 1928-04-15
D: 2017-10-19
View Details
Matta, Claire
Thivviyananthan Vaithlingam
B: 1955-04-07
D: 2017-10-16
View Details
Vaithlingam, Thivviyananthan
Ming Kow Lai
B: 1937-02-16
D: 2017-10-15
View Details
Lai, Ming Kow
Brian McGuire
B: 1952-04-11
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
McGuire, Brian
Thanukkody Subramaniam
B: 1923-12-17
D: 2017-10-19
View Details
Subramaniam, Thanukkody
Jeyachandran Jegatheeswaran
B: 1975-12-24
D: 2017-10-14
View Details
Jegatheeswaran, Jeyachandran
Nagammah Rasiah
B: 1929-08-14
D: 2017-10-14
View Details
Rasiah, Nagammah
Ganesh Veluppillai
B: 1945-10-24
D: 2017-10-15
View Details
Veluppillai, Ganesh
Alexander Selvarajah Manuelpillai
B: 1934-10-17
D: 2017-10-15
View Details
Manuelpillai, Alexander Selvarajah
Charles Scott
B: 1967-11-03
D: 2017-10-12
View Details
Scott, Charles
Ariyamalar Veerasingam
B: 1932-04-24
D: 2017-10-16
View Details
Veerasingam, Ariyamalar
Selvarajah Sellathurai
B: 1949-03-11
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Sellathurai, Selvarajah
Bhaskara Rao Kuchimanchi
B: 1951-06-15
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
Kuchimanchi, Bhaskara Rao
Ming Chan
B: 1958-06-23
D: 2017-10-12
View Details
Chan, Ming
Alwyn Richards
B: 1923-06-13
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Richards, Alwyn
Lucius Bowen
B: 1938-07-22
D: 2017-09-22
View Details
Bowen, Lucius
John James
B: 1930-11-16
D: 2017-10-05
View Details
James, John
Prasanta Sarkar
B: 1937-10-29
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Sarkar, Prasanta
Trevor Brown
B: 1949-10-25
D: 2017-10-03
View Details
Brown, Trevor
Narendra Negandhi
B: 1946-03-24
D: 2017-10-03
View Details
Negandhi, Narendra

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
8911 Woodbine Avenue
Markham, ON L3R 5G1
Phone: (905) 305-8508
Fax: (905) 305-8128
Helen Baker
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Chapel Ridge Funeral Home
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Helen Bernice Baker

Helen Bernice Baker
Helen Bernice Baker
January 19th,1919 - June 19th, 2017

Helen was born Helen Bernice Bell to Edwin Stephen Washington Bell and Henrietta Bell (Dorn) on January 19, 1919. She was the youngest of four girls, her sisters being Hazel, Muriel and Mildred. She grew up on a farm on Major Mackenzie Drive just east of Ninth Line of Stouffville. She attended a one room public school locally and drove a horse and buggy or a cutter in the winter to Markham for High School. She married Merlyn Baker on May 19th 1941. They had 4 children, Gertrude, Morgan, John and Peter. She has been blessed with 10 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren to date. She actively followed their activities, accomplishments and academic endeavors. She and Merlyn farmed on Hwy 48 north of Ringwood for 36 years, then moved to a house near Goodwood, where they lived in retirement from farming for 15 years. They then relocated to an apartment in Stouffville in 1992. Merlyn died in 1994 and Helen continued in the apartment until 2009 when she moved to a care facility. They worshipped, served and fellowshipped at Baker Hill Baptist Church for many decades. Helen was a quiet, modest and humble lady with a loving and giving heart. She adapted to many changes through the years and was an example of a person content under any circumstances in which she found herself.

She will be missed by a grateful family.


In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation in Helen's name to: New Tribes Mission, Daystar Native Outreach or Southlake Village Foundation.
Order Flowers

Recently Shared Condolences

Recently Shared Stories

Recently Shared Photos