Obituary: Helen Dwyer

Date published: 24 January 2024

Helen, aged 103 years, passed away peacefully in hospital on Wednesday 3 January 2024 after a short illness.

Family and friends were at her side at the end of her remarkable life journey, and are appreciative of the outstanding care and support that Helen received. 

She will be greatly missed.

Much loved by family and a friend to many.

Rest in peace.

Requiem Mass to be held at St. John the Baptist RC church, Rochdale on Thursday 1 February 2024 at 10.00am, followed by interment at Rochdale Cemetery at 11.30am.

Helen loved flowers and supported many charities.

Flowers welcome, donations if desired to St. John the Baptist RC church, Rochdale.

Further enquiries to Robert Nuttall Funeral Services incorporating Joseph Greene and Son, 269 Manchester Road, Rochdale, OL11 3PQ. Tel: 01706 645750

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