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Coates, Helen NP
Helen Coates

Passed away peacefully at Guelph General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family on February 6th, 2016. 

Loving daughter and sister; and mother and best friend to Daniel and Andrew.

She was a high-energy person who loved the outdoors, skiing, fishing and biking.

She also loved caring for others and will be greatly missed by her family and friends. 

A visitation to celebrate Helen’s life will be held at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel, 1099 Gordon St., Guelph, on Saturday, February 13th, 2016 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Eulogies will be presented at 2:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations made to Guelph General Hospital or the Community Environmental Leadership Program (CELP) would be much appreciated by the family.

Donation cards will be available at the funeral home (519-821-5077) or condolences may be left online at 

Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.