Helen Elizabeth Putherbough passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at North Lambton Lodge in Forest on July 31, 2022.
Liz was born in London, Ontario on July 22, 1940. Predeceased by mother Helen Eby (Ashman) Fielding and father Spencer Franklin Fielding.
Liz taught for 31years at St Mary’s DCVI. In this role she touched and influenced many lives. She will be remember fondly by her students. She was also an avid gardener (lifetime member of the Grand Bend Horticultural Society and Trillium Award Winner), artist, florist and cake decorator.
She is survived by loving husband Robert Putherbough, her children Stephanie Walsh (Graham), Stephen (Sandy), adored grandchildren Emily, Julia, Amanda, Allison, Brittany and Cole and great grandchildren Blair, Nolan and Riley, Brother-in-law William Putherbough and many nieces and nephews. Liz was preceded in death by her sister Eunice McConnell (Ross), and sister-in-Law Carole Putherbough.
Cremation has taken place. A private family interment will be held at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London and a celebration of Liz’s life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimer Society of Huron County would be appreciated.
Special thanks to the wonderful care from the staff at North Lambton Lodge.