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Born: Mar 31, 1949

Date of Passing: May 31, 2018

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HELVIG IRENE FECYK Helvig Irene Fecyk (Andersen) "Nana", as she loved to be called by her grandchildren, 69 of Oakville, MB, passed away suddenly on May 31, 2018 in Portage General Hospital. She married Larry Fecyk on January 21, 1967 and he survives. Helvig was born in Copenhagen, Denmark March 31, 1949. Helvig came to Canada in 1957 and her family settled in Winnipeg, MB. Helvig was preceded in death by her parents, Gunnar and Birtha Andersen. Helvig is survived by her husband Larry; daughter Mary-Lou (Fecyk) and John Hughes; son Gordon and daughter-in-law Bridgette; son Jeffrey and fiancée Nadera; four grandchildren, John Hughes Jr. and fiancée Kayla, Emily Hughes, Klarissa Johnson and Quintin Fecyk; two brothers, Svend and David, sister Bente, and Great-Aunt Karen. A memorial service will be held at a future date - to be announced. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the Portage General Hospital and the staff for their support in her final days. Condolence may be left at our web site: /obituaries

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jun 06, 2018

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • Helvig and I were part of the Women's Advisory Committee as well as being involved in our Union Local, she was always full of heart and life and committed to helping others, a good lady and friend, she will be sadly missed. My heart and thoughts go to her family for their great loss. - Posted by: Cathy Romuld (friend and co-worker) on: Jun 14, 2018

  • I worked with Helvig within the PSAC Union organization for many years, she was a great lady. My condolences to your family. - Posted by: darlene muise (work friend) on: Jun 13, 2018

  • I can recall the good times that Helvig, Larry and I enjoyed together in our high school years at Miles MacDonell Collegiate. During our socializing, I always found Helvig to be a very friendly, fun loving, and caring person. She will be sadly missed. My heart, prayers, and deepest condolences go out to Larry and the family. Mike Mayer (High School Friend) - Posted by: Mike Mayer (High School Friend) on: Jun 06, 2018

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