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Helen Jean (McGeehan) Donovan

Donovan, Helen Jean (McGeehan), 91- Truro, passed away peacefully September 3, 2017 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Truro, October 9, 1925 she was the daughter of the late Robert and Janie (Works) Davidson. Helen was a lifelong resident of Truro and a member of First Baptist Church and later St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Lower Truro. She worked at NSAC for many years and taught typing at various locations. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends at her cottage on the Brule Shore. Later in life, she was fortunate to spend summers there with her mother. Mom also enjoyed knitting and a good book. She is survived by sons Harold " Harry" McGeehan (Barry MacDonald) Fall River and Michael McGeehan, Truro; grandchildren Krysti Matheson, Truro, Alex Matheson, Newfoundland; step-daughter Roena (Lester) Marshall; step-son, Ronald (Maureen) Donovan, British Columbia. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her first husband, Allan McGeehan and second husband, James Donovan; sister, Hazel MacKeigan. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2 – 4 p.m. at Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow Street, Truro, NS. Online condolences made be made at www.ColchesterCommunity.com

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