Helen E. Parris, of RR 2, Emo, Ont., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998 while a patient at the Mayo Medical Center in Rochester, Mn.
She was born Oct. 5, 1921 in Janesville, Wis., the only child of Dr. and Mrs. Fred B. Welch.
Helen has been a resident of Finland Woods, her home, for a number of years. She was an avid and devoted gardener, growing both flowers and vegetables. To this endeavour she devoted many years. She frequently exhibited her flowers in the Emo Fair, and over the years was awarded many ribbons.