John “Jack” Clifford Helm, of Kincardine, passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021, in his 86th year.
Cherished husband of Thelma (née Cowan) Helm.
He will be deeply missed by his children: Rob (Amy) Helm, Paul (Kelly) Helm and Anne (Larry) Lange.
Devoted grandfather of Rebecca (Clark), John, Matthew, Ashlynn, Katrina, Bradley, Ben, Jeremy, Jacob and Abigail. Loved by three great-grandchildren.
Remembered by his siblings: Joyce Jackson, of London; Bill (Marilyn) Helm, of Oakville; and Marilyn (Tom) Watson, of Calgary; as well as by brother-in-law Dave Cowan and sister-in-law Jeanne Cowan.
Jack is predeceased by his parents Joe and Marjorie (née Reid) Helm, stepfather Robert Rouse, brothers-in-law George Jackson and Joe Cowan and sister-in-law Barbara Cowan.
Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021.
Due to provincial restrictions, a private family funeral to honour Jack’s life was held at the Marriott Hotel in Kincardine. The service was recorded and a link is available on Jack’s webpage.
Final resting place: Tiverton Cemetery.
Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
Portrait and memorial available online at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.