Helen Frances Martin

June 22, 1941 to February 19, 2022


MARTIN (nee Tricco), Helen Frances, of St. John’s, Newfoundland, formerly of Labrador City, Newfoundland

Helen passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on February, 19, 2022.   She was predeceased by her beloved husband Edward, mother, Ellen (Carrigan), father Alexander, sister Margaret (Rumbolt) and brother, Peter.

Left to celebrate her life are her three children, Anne Marie, Gail, and Edward (Lorna), three darling grandchildren, Anthony, Jenna and Jacob, brothers Edward and Joseph (Margie), sisters Mary Ryan, Louise Smith, Lillian Smith, Barb Tricco, Carol Pickford, and sister-in-law Genevieve Martin of Nova Scotia, many dear nieces and nephews and many cherished friends.

Special thanks to the doctors and nurses at the Emergency department, HSC, and to the wonderful nurses of 4 North A for their tender care of our mother during her final hours.

Thanks also to Dr. Amanda Scott and the wonderful staff of Airport Heights Medical Centre for the wonderful care given to Mom throughout the years. 

Service will be held at Carnell’s Funeral Home chapel, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday, March 1st at 2:00 pm.   Interment will take place at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.  



2:00pm, Tuesday March 1st

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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We send our heartfelt condolences to Ed & family… may you all find peace and comfort by being together during this difficult time. Your memories will keep your mom close to heart… Sincerely, Bev & JP

My condolence to Helens childern and her brothers and sisters We all went to school together. LOVE AND PRAYERS RIP HELEN..

Martin and Tricco family,
I am so sorry to read about Helen’s passing. I wish to offer my sincere condolences and I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Madonna (O’Leary) Brennan
Bay Roberts, NL

To Ed., Lorna and the rest of family members,
Caring thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow. May the happiness you all shared be warmly remembered– and may those memories help to ease the pain of your loss.
Jean & Allister.

To Ed., Lorna and the rest of the Martin & Tricco families: We are so sorry for your loss. Wishing you loving memories of your Mom to forever hold in your hearts to help you through the challenging days ahead.

Terry & Jeanette

Sending my sincere condolences to the Tricco family, may God bless you all. Joan Crouse Edward’s sister in law,a

Condolences to all the family!

Rodney and I are so sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. Sending you our thoughts and prayers.

Sending our most sincere condolences to The Martin and Tricco Families on the passing of Helen. Treasure all of your happy memories and keep them close to your heart. Thinking of you all at this very sad and difficult time. Mary & Richard