In Memory of




Obituary for Helen Julia Furda

FURDA, Helen Julia (nee Harasym) -
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother at Etobicoke General Hospital on Friday, October 20, 2023 at the age of 90. Helen is now reunited with her husband Ed. Loving mother of Diane (Rob) Konings, Cathy (Angelo) Maida and the late Sonjia. Cherished Baba of Kevin (Leanne) Konings, Matthew (Sara) Konings, Marc (Ashleigh) Maida, Jennifer (Adamo) De Sanctis and proud Great Baba of Colin, Sofia, Cameron, Emerson, Gia, Marissa and Julianna. Dearly missed by sisters Anne Donich and Sophie Gerelus. Predeceased by her sister Mary O’Kurley. Will be fondly remembered by her family, nieces, nephews family and friends. The family would like to thank the staff at Parkland on Eglinton Avenue West for their care and compassion Resting at the NEWEDIUK FUNERAL HOME, KIPLING CHAPEL, 2058 Kipling Avenue (north of Rexdale Boulevard), from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. Panakhyda at 5 pm. Funeral Service will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at St. Demetrius Ukrainian Catholic Church, 135 La Rose Avenue, Toronto, at 10 a.m. Interment Glendale Memorial Gardens. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at