Helen Girty

A photo of Helen Girty


At Helen's request there will not be a service.

Helen Jessie Girty passed away on April 17, 2018 in her 100th year at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. She was born on March 1, 1919 to Lynn & Marie (Schindler) Robertson. She was married for 60 years to Gerald Girty who predeceased her in 2005. Helen is survived by sons Lynn (Judith) and Peter (Betty). She is also survived by her grandchildren Gregory (Michelle) Girty, Sarah Girty, Sean Girty and Kristen (Phil) Cheyne, great-grandchildren Desiree Girty, Dominic Girty and Rockwell Cheyne as well as one great-great granddaughter Piper. Cremation has taken place per her wishes. There will be no public visitation. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Helen are asked to consider the Fourth Line United Church, the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance or the charity of your choice.


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Lynn: So sorry to hear of your loss. It has been many years. Please accept my condolences.

Dear Lynn & Judith: We are very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. Wishing you peace, hope and warm memories to cherish forever. You are in our thoughts at this sad time. Mike, Deb, Kevin and Brian.

We are sorry to hear of Helen's passing. May you be comforted with the many great memories.

Family: So sorry to learn of the passing of your Mother, Grandma. She was a wonderful lady and had the biggest heart full of love. She will be missed by all who knew her. Hold onto those wonderful memories and may her joy and happpiness and love be passed on through all of us. Bless her soul she made it 100! Good for you HELEN! Regards : The Harold Muckle family ( Linda ,Garry, Robert, Donald).

Lynn & Judith So sorry for your sudden loss of your mother/mother in law. Our thoughts r with u. Anne Johnson/Gary Chinnick

My sympathies to the family on the passing of Mrs. (Helen) Girty. Growing up in our small little corner of the world, everyone knew everyone and Helen and Gerald were a well known and respected couple.

Lynn, Judith and Family, Sending our sympathy to you all. Mark and Kris Richards

Sorry for your loss. She lived a long life.

Peter and Betty, We were saddened to read of the loss of your mother. Know that there are people thinking about you at this difficult time. Take care of you and your family. Danny & Cindy

May you find comfort in your many precious memories. What a wonderful, active life she shared. Her longevity took her through many experiences and amazing parts of history. Thinking of you all. Sincerely, Ted and Brenda.

Betty and Peter so sorry to hear about Helen . She really had a wonderful life and Helen was such a great person . You will have some wonderful memories . Take care Lyn and Denny Maloney

Lynn and family, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom/grandma. We will always remember your moms kindness and warm smile.

Betty & Peter sending our deepest condolences to you and your family in the loss of your mother.

Lynn, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. Keeping you, Judy and families in our prayers and thoughts at this time.

We are sorry for your loss. It’s hard to imagine all the things she had experienced over so many years. Sincere sympathy Fred & Kaye

So sorry to hear of Helen's passing. I will always remember her smile and her kind words. She will be remembered.