Helen M. Yaddow age 75 of 136 Meacham Rd., Dickinson Center, NY passed away on Thursday, December 16, 2010 at the St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena, NY with her family by her side. She had been a patient there since September 16, 2010. Helen was born on August 24, 1935 in Brandon, NY to the late William and Laura (Eseltine) Chapman. She attended Brandon Country School then graduated from St. Regis Falls Central School in 1953. She enjoyed Flower and vegetable gardening, reading, and collecting decorative peacock ornaments. She was united in marriage on August 9, 1953 to Arthur C. Yaddow in the Methodist church in Dickinson Center with Rev. Bowles officiating. Helen was predeceased by Arthur on March 25, 2004. She spent her married life as a mom and homemaker raising eight children. She is survived by her children, Rebecca and Lee Latulipe of Brasher Falls; Roderick and Sue Yaddow of Dickinson; Anthony Yaddow of North Lawerence; Cathy Yaddow of Malone; Lorena and Timothy Smith of St. Regis Falls; and Amber and Anthony Cole of Dickinson. Mrs. Yaddow was also predeceased by two children in infancy, Melissa and William. She was the devoted grandmother of Seth Latulipe; Roderick Jr.; Ryan and Christy Yaddow; Amanda Yaddow Rust; Kate Yaddow Bonno; Autumn, Miranda, Tristan and Cassidy Smith and Aron Cole. Helen was also predeceased by a grandson, Anthony Cole II in infancy. Loving Great-grandmother of Jarrett Yaddow; Evan and Connor Rust; and Sophia, Mary, and Jonathon Bonno. It was Helenís Request to have no prior calling hours. Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Monday, December 20, 2010 at 11:00AM at the Free Methodist Church in St. Regis Falls, NY with Rev. Robert Billings officiating. Burial will take place in the Sand Hill Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In Lieu of Flowers, donations may be directed to the St. Regis Falls Rescue. Arrangements are under the direction of the Flint Funeral Home, Moira, New York.
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