It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother Lucy Helle. She died peacefully on April 19, 2015 at the Maple Hill Manor surrounded by her loving family. Born in Cheticamp, she was the daughter of the late Jobe and Elizabeth (Deveaux) Bourgeois. Lucy worked as a housekeeper for many years. She loved playing bingo and spending time with her family. Lucy is survived by her four children, Flortine (Robert), Frankie (Linda), Charles (Gail) and Bernie (Joan), seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren and the last surviving member of her immediate family her sister Kay. Lucy was predeceased by her loving husband Frank Helle and their son Richardo (9 months) Cremation has taken place. A chapel service to celebrate Lucy's life will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 2 p.m. in the McLellan Brothers Chapel with Fr. Jim Oliver officiating, followed by a luncheon at the K.O.C Hall, Plummer Ave. All are welcome. Burial will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, 3183 Plummer Ave., New Waterford, 862-7500. In Lucy’s name, donations can be made to a charity of ones choice. To send online condolences go to www.mclellanfuneralhome.com We would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of the Maple Hill Manor who took great care of Lucy while she resided there for the last 7 years.