Virgin Mary

Helen (Nell) (nee Woodford) Ezekiel

May 20, 1929 ~ January 25, 2022 (age 92)


Helen Ezekiel of Harbour Main passed peacefully away at The Agnes Pratt Home in her 92nd year in the presence of her loving daughters.

Helen was predeceased by her loving and devoted husband Francis Ezekiel, precious sons; Michael and Patrick, son-in-law Herb Gulliver, sister Evelyn Cleary, brothers: Patrick, George, Matthew and Francis, parents Dorothy and Matthew Woodford.

Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughters; Grace Gulliver and Dot Costello (Bill), daughters-in-law; Jenny Ezekiel and Patricia Ezekiel, sister Amanda Brophy, sisters-in-law; Loretta Woodford and Mary Woodford, grandchildren: Paulette (Peter), Michael, Dean (Christa), Darlene (Allan), Donnie, Billy Joe (Seb), Cindy (Jay) and Karen (Kevan), cherished great-grandchildren: Nicholas (Jessica), Tina, Curtis (Laura), Alyssa, Alexandra (Grady), Peter, Austin, Joshua, Lauren, Ceyda, Taner, Jax, Mylee and Lennon, as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family.

Helen’s greatest joys were her family, her home and her faith. She loved each of us beyond measure and was always interested in our well-being and was diligent about keeping us in her prayers. She loved visits from family and friends and was especially excited to see and hear about her great-grandchildren.

The family is forever grateful for the extra-ordinary care, kindness, and compassion shown to Mom by her caregivers Therese Grace, Patricia Doran, Francine Conway, dedicated family physician Dr. F. K. Essaji and the exceptional Staff at The Agnes Pratt Home for making her short stay so comfortable.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions the funeral service is private and by invitation only (for those invited to attend the service, please arrive 15 to 20 minutes prior to the service so the ushers may view your PHOTO ID and scan your NL VaxPass prior to seating you.) A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Harbour Main on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 10:30 am with interment to follow at Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Harbour Main. For those unable to attend the service, the mass will be live streamed, to view the service virtually, please see the link below.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Nell's memory may be made to Sts. Peter and Paul Parish or a charity of one's choice.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Helen, please visit our floral store.


Private Mass Of Christian Burial
January 29, 2022

10:30 AM
Sts. Peter & Paul Parish
85 Harbour Drive
Harbour Main, NL A0A 2P0

Interment following funeral service
January 29, 2022

Sts. Peter and and Paul Cemetery
Ball Field Road
Harbour Main, NL A0A 2P0


Charity Of Choice

Sts. Peter & Paul Parish
85 Harbour Drive, Harbour Main NL A0A 2P0

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