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HELEN (CANTOR) LAVITT 1919-2012 Peacefully, on June 15, Helen (Cantor) Lavitt, aged 93. Predeceased by Jack, her husband of 45 years, in 1987, brother Hy, and sister Eva (Weiner). Helen will be forever remembered by sons Fred (Kathy) and Ray (Betti-Ann), daughter Audrey (Doug Murray), and grandchildren Mark (Sue), Jennifer (James), Amber, Keltie, Kristin, and Brenda Lee. Helen experienced the joy of meeting her first great-grandchild, five-month-old Madeleine, just a few weeks ago. Born and raised in Winnipeg, Helen and Jack moved to Flin Flon in 1947, and retired to Winnipeg in 1978. Helen's family express their gratitude and appreciation to the staff at Riverview Health Centre. Funeral services were held at Shaarey Zedek Cemetery on June 18.
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on June 22, 2012