In memory of
Helen Cosway April 3, 1924 - October 16, 2016 On October 16, 2016, Ottawa, in her 92 year. Known for her large and caring heart and dedication to her beloved Catholic Church, she was a devoted wife to William A. Cosway and loving mother of John (deceased), Mark (Dayle) and Eric (Cheryl), a fond grandmother of Alex (Alison), Katryn, Krysten,Victoria, McKenna and Christopher. Proud great grandmother of Xavier, Cameron and Khloe (Alex). Proud aunt of many nieces & nephews. Born April 3, 1924 in Gravenhurst Ontario she was raised in the close and loving family of the late Florence and Anthony (Tony) Baladasaro with sisters Margaret (predeceased), Anne and Marie, brothers Leo, Dominic, and Wallace (predeceased), and Eugene.Trained by the nuns of the Order of St. Joseph in North Bay at St. Joseph's Hospital, the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital and Montreal Children's Hospital. She earned her 'cap' and served in North Bay initially as the epitome of a Registered Nurse before becoming a beloved Nursing Sister at the Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto before marriage. Later on in life served part-time for 15 years as an RN at the Ottawa Civic Hospital. A funeral mass will be held at The Annunciation of the Lord Parish, 2414 Ogilvie Road, Ottawa on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:00am. Family only at the Canadian National Military Cemetery Beechwood gravesite. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa or Canadian Cancer Society.
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