Mrs Helen Blaney

Charity details

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

Great Ormond Street Hospital receives over 252,389 outpatient visits and 43,778 inpatient visits every year (figures from 2016/17). Most of the children we care for are referred from other hospitals throughout the UK and overseas. There are 63 different clinical specialties at GOSH; the UK's widest range of specialist health services for children on one site. More than half of our patients come from outside London and GOSH is the largest paediatric centre in the UK for:

paediatric intensive care
cardiac surgery - we are one of the largest heart transplant centres for children in the world
neurosurgery - we carry out about 60 per cent of all UK operations for children with epilepsy
paediatric cancer services including bone marrow transplants – with University College London Hospitals (UCLH), we are one of the largest centres in Europe for children with cancer
nephrology and renal transplants
children treated from overseas in our International and Private Patient (IPP) wing

Leading research and development

Through carrying out research with the Institute of Child Health, University of London and international partners, GOSH has developed a number of new clinical treatments and techniques that are used around the world.

The UK’s only academic Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) specialising in paediatrics is a collaboration between GOSH and UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health. We are a member of University College London (UCL) Partners, joining UCL with a number of other hospitals – an alliance for world-class research benefitting patients. In partnership with six other NHS trusts, we are the lead provider for North Thames Genomics Medicine Centre, part of the national 100,000 Genomes Project.Take a look at our Research and Innovation pages for more information. 

Education and training for staff working in children's healthcare

GOSH offers a wide prospectus of learning to all staff groups. Together with London South Bank University, we train the largest number of paediatric nurses in the UK. We also play a leading role in training paediatric doctors and other health professionals.

Registered Number 1160024

Messages of condolence

For Helen, loved so much by all our family, a very special lady. Our love and thoughts are with Ray, Stephen, Rachel, Dan, Nathan, Oscar and Finlay. Dick, Sally and all the Amott Family xx

Mrs Sally Amott

In loving memory of a great work mate and friend Taken far too earlier but will always remain in our thoughts.

Mr & Mrs David and Tina Chumbley

To Our Very special Friend unfortunately not for long enough you will be sadly missed but never forgotten sending our love to Ray,Stephen,Rachel, Oscar,Finley+ Family Love from Mandy Judy Marion Sandra Jo Jan Lorraine + Katie xxxx

Mrs Mandy Humphrey

Thinking of you all, we send you all our love.

Mr & Mrs Michael and Joanna Phillips

Helen , I’m going to miss you and our long friendship very much, you always made us laugh and made our working days and social get togethers so much fun. Your smile would light up a room. Taken far too soon RIP my lovely, lots of love to you, Ray,Stephen,Rachel, your gorgeous grandsons and family - I know you’ll be watching over them, Love Karen and family. Xxx

Mrs Karen Monk

We will miss you Helen, you will always live on in our hearts. Life won’t be the same without you. All our love Wendy and Steve Xxxxx

Mr Steve Baxter

Thinking of you Ray and family. Love and best wishes Nick and Julie

Mr Nicholas White

always in our thoughts, dave and pat

Family nash

Such a lovely lady, who will be sadly missed. Taken far too soon from all who knew her. RIP Helen. Joan & Ray

Mr & Mrs Ray & Joan Reeve

Fly high Helen and shine like a star.

Mrs Sandra Dolan

Thinking of you Ray and all of your family at such a sad time Rob & Di

Mr & Mrs Robert & Diane Gunn

To my wonderful friend Helen, Thank you for the laughter , the kindness and friendship you gave me. You will be forever missed and loved by all who knew you. Rest in peace. Love Jenny xxxxxxxxxxx

Miss Jenny Coker

Forever in our thoughts at this sad time to Ray, Stephen, Rachel and family

Family Wendy Elliott nee Blaney

You are in our thoughts Love & condolences from Trevor, Louise & Girls X x x

Mr & Mrs Trevor Gunn

To our dear friend and work colleague Helen, we miss you and will never forget you love from Claire, Jane, Teresa, Louise & Tracy and your special customers and friends Malcolm & Pauline xx

Miss Louise Springham

Sending all our love to Ray Stephen Rachel and family. Such a special lady who will be sadly missed by so many. I will never forget Helen and all the laughs we had. Jane and family xxxx

Mrs Jane Cooke

Helen, you will be so sadly missed and never forgotten. Our deepest condolences to all the family. Love from Geoff and Louise- Bernard Chapman florist.

Mr Geoff Chapman

Our deepest sympathies Ray, Stephen, Rachel and families.

Family Linda Lunn nee Blaney

Our thoughts go out to all of you.

Takeley Cricket Club

Thinking of you and your family. Xx

Mr & Mrs Alan Salmon

Service details

Cremation Service

25 September, 2023 12:00

Great Dunmow Crematorium

Blatches farm, Braintree Road, Great Dunmow, CM6 3AL