Helena “Lenie” FECHO

Helena Fecho (Lenie) passed away on November 14, 2004 at Valley Haven Guest Home at age 80 years. She was born July 23, 1924 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Lenie is survived by her sons, Gordon (Karen) and Ted (Sylvia); grandchildren, Trevor (Chris), Steve (Tara), Lisa (Allan), Pamela and Colin; great grandchildren Shayla, Travis, Eric, William and Alexandria; brothers, Henry, Paul (Mieke) and Andre (Anja); sister, Mies van Kampen and sister in law, Audrey; nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Reinhold and brother, Frank.

In 1946, Lenie and Reiny began their life in Canada in the small town of Yellow Grass, Saskatchewan. They moved to Victoria, BC in 1973 where they resided until Reiny’s death in 1976. Shortly after, she moved to Chilliwack where she settled until her death.

The family wishes to thank the Doctors and staff of Valley Haven Guest Home for providing the special care she required in the past few years. A private family service will be held at a later date.