Helen Mary Rach
Helen Mary Rach, aged 97 years of Moose Jaw and formerly of Spring Valley, SK, passed away peacefully at Extendicare on Friday, July 26th, 2019. Helen was born to Lorenz and Maria Lang at Raymore, SK. Helen married the love of her life, George, on September 15th, 1939. She was a wonderful homemaker and gardener, and also helped with the store they owned in Spring Valley. Helen’s biggest love was her family and friends, and any precious time she had to spend with them. She loved to play sports, go to dances, do crafts, and play with any family pets. Helen was also actively involved with community groups, including the Catholic Church in Spring Valley, until they retired to Moose Jaw in 1978. She was predeceased by her husband, George; sons, Kevin and Keith; and daughter, Carole. Helen is lovingly survived by her daughter, Lee (Randy) Zaremba; son-in-law, Roger LaBelle; grandchildren: Michelle (Paul) Sanders, Raechelle (Jason) Masuda, Monique (Andrew) Atherton, Trina (Cal) Martens, and Christopher (Erica) Zaremba; as well as 14 great-grandchildren. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 2nd, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in Moose Jaw Funeral Home. Father John Prince will officiate and interment will take place at Rosedale Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Helen’s name may be made to the Spring Valley Roman Catholic Church, Box 97, Spring Valley, SK S0H 3X0. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Calvin Gammel, Funeral Director 306-693-4550.