HELPERT, Illetta

HELPERT, Illetta – It is with sadness the family of Illetta Helpert announce her passing at her home in St. Stephen, NB on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Born in Mohannes, NB, daughter of the late John and Jessie Mosher.

  Illetta is survived by her children: Dawn Allen, Lawrence (Rhonda), Lina Sloan (Owen), Derrick (Candace), Carmen McKinney, Kevin (Kathy) and Sherrie, grandchildren: Angela Ingersoll (Kris), Erica Ingersoll (Greg), Nicola Matheson (Jeffrey), Kyle Robar, Darcy McKinney (Stephanie), Sarah Sloan (Stephen), Denielle Van Dyke (Bobby), Kara Matheson (Luke), Shane Robar (Maya), Cassandra Sloan, Kurt Helpert (Cherish) and Tashauna Robar (Brenden), and several great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Gladys Kavanaugh, sister-in-law, Alma Mosher, and many nieces and nephews.

  In addition to her parents, Illetta was predeceased by her husband, George, grandson Peter Sloan, brothers and sisters: William, Leonard, Lloyd, Mary, Sadie, Olive, Lila and Naomi, and three sons-in-law: Danny Allen, Darcy McKinney and Timmy Robar.

  A private funeral service was held. A link to view the recorded service is available in her obituary on the funeral home website.

  For those who wish, donations in memory of Illetta may be made to the Gateway Cathedral or a charity of one’s choice. Condolences may be sent to the family online at

  Funeral arrangements in care of The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB.