Peacefully with family by her side at Ritz Villa, Mitchell on Friday, January 26, 2018, of Exeter at the age of 80. Beloved wife of the late Wilmer Preszcator (2007). Loving mother of Wayne Preszcator; Puslinch, Barb and Rod Pepper; Bayfield, Steve Preszcator and Ann Clawson; Melbourne, Bev and Kevin Shea; Seaforth, Murray Preszcator; Exeter, and Donna and Ross Barlett; Burlington. Dear grandmother of Sherry, Amanda, Ryan, and Ashley; Krissy, and Luke; Mercedes, and Kelsey; Josh, and Larisa; Jason, and Mitchell. Dear great-grandmother of Mikayla, Hayden; Carter, Addison; Paizley. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Dorothy and Don Green, Louise Zimmer, Margaret Fenton, Rosemary Budden, and Fran Budden. Predeceased by grandson Zachary Barlett, and her siblings and in-laws; Norma and Carson Middleditch, Ron and Winnie Budden, Doug Zimmer, Chuck Fenton, Ken Budden, and Boyd Budden. Helen will be fondly remembered by Lorraine, Bob, Linda, and Sue Preszcator and their families. The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to the staff at Stratford General Hospital, and Ritz Lutheran Villa for their incredible care and compassion over the past 13 months. We are grateful for Helen and Wilmer’s coffee shop and race horse community of friends; we loved hearing the funny stories and local gossip.
Until we meet again; sweet mom, doting grandma, kind mother-in-law, loyal sister, caring sister-in-law, special aunt, trusted confidant and dear friend to many. You were a very special woman who enriched the lives of everyone who knew you. We’ll love you forever, and miss you daily.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM. Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to South Huron Hospital Foundation or the Stratford General Hospital – Stroke Unit would be appreciated by the family.