Helen Blum

HELEN BLUM (nee Wiens) April 7, 1926 — May 22, 2021


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Helen Blum on

May 22, 2021 at the age of 95. Predeceased by her beloved husband John Blum (2009) and daughter Rosemary Dobbs (2020). Loving mother of Elfriede (Rick) Lakeit, Elisabeth (Daryl) Link and Rev. John (Pat) Blum. Cherished Oma of Christopher Dobbs, Kevin (Jessica) Dobbs, Justine (Scott Henry) Lakeit, Stephanie (Steven) HalI, Ricky (Robin) Lakeit, Jaclyn (Eric) Neufeld, Craig and Spencer Alder, Anna-Lisa (Brett) Rice and Emily Blum. Loving Oma-Oma to Hudson, Greyson, Willa, Owen, Archer, Parker, Wyatt and Kaitlin. Beloved sister of Mary Willms and predeceased by sisters Tina Neufeld and Betty Schnierle and brother Jake Wiens. Helen's love for family and faith will be treasured forever. Thank you to the Welland Hospital staff for their compassionate care.


A private internment will take place and due to COVID restrictions the family will hold a Celebration of Life at a future date.


If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Community Living Welland Pelham or Toronto Sick Kids.