May 6, 1925 – October 19, 2015Eden_Helen

EDEN, Helen Louise (née Budgen) – Helen died Monday, October 19, 2015, in her 91th year. She was the beloved wife of the late James Blay Eden (2012), and loving mother of Jim (Grace), Diane Stirton (John), Rosemary (Pierre Gosselin), and David (David Richer). She will also be greatly missed by her grandchildren Lisa Wood (Dave), Jim Stirton (YiLing Chen), Annie Thomas (Mark), and Chris (Eva); great-grandsons Ethan Thomas and Owen Chen-Stirton; great-granddaughters Lauren Thomas and Mackenzie ; nephews Bob (Shirlie) and John; and other family members and friends in Canada and England. Helen was predeceased by her beloved son Ken, parents Bessie and Jack Budgen, brothers John Budgen and Jim Budgen.  She helped her husband build a successful market gardening business in Dundas and was always a truly devoted and caring mother, wife, grandmother, and great-grandmother. A member of St. James Anglican Church in Dundas for over 60 years, she served on the ACW and as a member of the Parish Council.  The family would like to offer sincere thanks to the staff at the Brant Centre LTC in Burlington, especially the staff of Hidden Valley.  A memorial service will be held at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 1382 Ontario St., Burlington ON L7S 1G1 (entrance on Elgin St), Saturday, October 31st at 2:00 p.m., followed by a reception in the parish hall. Interment at Grove Cemetery, Dundas, on Saturday, October 31st at 11a.m. If desired, memorial contributions to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.