Passed away suddenly after complications from a stroke, on September 6, 2021, with her daughter by her side at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital, Goderich at the age of 91.
Beloved wife of the late Ian Macintosh and the late Lothar Schlabitz. Cherished Mama and mother-in-law of Tanja Schlabitz and Gary Johnston and Steven and Barbara Schlabitz all of Oakville. Adored Oma of Emily, Kurt, and Libby. Helga will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by family and friends. Predeceased by her mother Catherina Daum.
Helga in her young 91 years was an elegant and vibrant woman with a wonderful laugh and smile. Helga was an avid reader, enjoyed classical music, old movies, good food, shopping, and Sunday drives in the country.
A special thanks to the exceptional nurses at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital, Goderich and to Dr. Neil and Steinmann for their care to Helga.
Following Helga’s wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held at a later date in Oakville. Please check back for service details. Arrangements entrusted to Haskett Funeral Home, Zurich (519-236-4365)
In lieu of flowers donations to the Alexandra Marine & General Hospital, Goderich or charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.