Obituary — Helen Laakso

Helen Laakso
February 26, 1931 – May 21, 2021

Peacefully at the Osgoode Care Centre, on Friday, May 21st, 2021, Helen Laakso (nee Daggett), age 90, passed into the loving arms of her Saviour. Beloved wife of the late Harold Laakso and formerly of Sudbury and Chesterville. Loving mother of Kelly-Ann Hess (Jim) of Chesterville, Dayle Whittaker (Todd) of Guelph, Daniel Laakso (Teresa) of Sudbury and the late Wendy Laakso. Helen will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Jennifer, Matthew, Brennan, Shelby, Rachel, Mavrick, Cole, Kurtis, Kristin and her great-grandchildren Liam, Ethan, Lauren, Grace, Emma, Hazel and Izaiah. Predeceased by her parents Harry and Anne Daggett, her sister Rona McRobert, her brothers Richard Daggett, John Daggett, James Daggett, her infant son Harold James and her infant grandson Taylor. Also survived by nieces and nephews.

“Too well loved to ever be forgotten.”

Funeral Arrangements

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a memorial service will be held at a later date with inurnment in Sudbury. Donations to St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Chesterville would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. If you are making your donation online or by cheque directly to the charity, please include the following note with your gift “please notify the family”. Online condolences may be made at The family would like to thank the amazing staff at the Osgoode Care Centre for their loving care of “Momma”.

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