Griselda (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Keltgen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGriselda (?) married Glenn J. Keltgen, son of William H. Keltgen and Rose Marie Uthe.

Florence Magdelena Bechtold

F, b. 30 November 1926, d. 2 February 2012
Father*Peter P. Bechtold b. Oct 1895, d. 1 Jan 1985
Mother*Catherine B. Uthe b. 7 Sep 1902, d. 5 Jun 1979
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Johnson.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFlorence Magdelena Bechtold married James A. Johnson.
Birth30 November 1926Florence Magdelena Bechtold was born on 30 November 1926 at Stearns, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Peter P. Bechtold and Catherine B. Uthe.
Death2 February 2012Florence Magdelena Bechtold died on 2 February 2012 at North Dakota at age 85 Florence M. Johnson, 85, Fargo passed away Thursday, February 2, 2012, at Rosewood on Broadway, Fargo.

Florence M. Bechtold was born November 30, 1926, at St. Joseph, MN. She grew up there graduating from St. Cloud Tech High School in 1944. She received her R.N. degree from Trinity Hospital Nursing Program in 1947 at Jamestown, N.D. Florence married James A. Johnson at Waite Park, MN, on Nov. 27, 1948. She worked at Trinity Hospital, the Professional Building in Jamestown, the Central Dakota Nursing Home and at Jamestown Hospital. In 1974 they moved to Fargo, where Florence worked as a R.N. for the Fargo Nursing Home, now known as Rosewood on Broadway from 1975-1982 when she retired.

Florence was a member of St. James Basilica, Jamestown where she belonged to the Lady of Lourdes Circle for 25 years. She later became a member of St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo.

She is survived by four daughters: Beverly Sherwood, Roseville, MN; Diane (Rodney) Albright, Billings, MT; Mary Jo (fiancé Dan) Kleinknecht, Jamestown, ND; Janet Johnson, Fargo, ND; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy (Art) Weiland, Fargo, ND; three brothers, Charles (Eileen) Bechtold, St. Joseph, MN; Del (Marilyn) Bechtold, Anaheim, CA; George (Danna) Bechtold, Waite Park, MN, sister-in-law, Lucy Bechtold, Waite Park, MN.

She was preceded in death by three infant sons, her parents, husband, James, and brother Louis.

James A. Johnson

M, b. 24 July 1922, d. 22 June 2001
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames A. Johnson married Florence Magdelena Bechtold, daughter of Peter P. Bechtold and Catherine B. Uthe.
Birth24 July 1922James A. Johnson was born on 24 July 1922.
Death22 June 2001He died on 22 June 2001 at age 78.

Arthur G. Wieland

M, b. 9 July 1921, d. 12 February 2014
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 July 1921Arthur G. Wieland was born on 9 July 1921 at North Dakota.
Death12 February 2014He died on 12 February 2014 at North Dakota at age 92.

Louis Frank Bechtold

F, b. 8 March 1933, d. 1 November 2007
Father*Peter P. Bechtold b. Oct 1895, d. 1 Jan 1985
Mother*Catherine B. Uthe b. 7 Sep 1902, d. 5 Jun 1979
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 March 1933Louis Frank Bechtold was born on 8 March 1933 at Hennepin, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Peter P. Bechtold and Catherine B. Uthe.
Death1 November 2007Louis Frank Bechtold died on 1 November 2007 at age 74.

Doris Elaine Uthe

F, b. 11 November 1922, d. before 2015
Father*Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. b. 24 Mar 1895, d. 27 Dec 1971
Mother*Mary Ann Drummer b. 4 Jun 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Vanderhagen.
Married NameHer married name was van der Hagen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDoris Elaine Uthe married (?) van der Hagen.
Birth11 November 1922Doris Elaine Uthe was born on 11 November 1922 at Renville, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.
Deathbefore 2015Doris Elaine Uthe died before 2015.

Edna Ida Uthe

F, b. 4 March 1926, d. 10 November 2015
Father*Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. b. 24 Mar 1895, d. 27 Dec 1971
Mother*Mary Ann Drummer b. 4 Jun 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 September 1954As of 25 September 1954,her married name was Bunker.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 March 1926Edna Ida Uthe was born on 4 March 1926 at Bird Island, Renville, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.
Marriage25 September 1954Edna Ida Uthe married Robert Scott Bunker on 25 September 1954.
Death10 November 2015Edna Ida Uthe died on 10 November 2015 at Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, at age 89 Edna Ida Bunker, age 89, of Bird Island, died on November 10, 2015, in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 14, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bird Island. The Rev. George Schmit will be the celebrant. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday, November 13th from 5-7 p.m. at Dirks-Blem Funeral Home in Bird Island with a prayer service at 6:30. Visitation continues there Saturday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to St. Mary's Church and School. Edna was born on March 4, 1926, in Bird Island, Minnesota the daughter of Henry and Mary (Dummer) Uthe. She grew up in Bird Island and graduated from St. Marys High School in 1944. She was united in marriage to Robert Scott Bunker on September 25, 1954, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bird Island. They made their home in Olivia until moving back to Bird Island in 1969. Edna worked for Duininck Brothers Construction Company for over 25 years until her retirement. She spent her remaining years caring for her home and family. She was a devout Catholic and is no doubt reunited with her beloved husband in heaven. Survivors include her sons and daughter: William (and Phyllis) Bunker of Coon Rapids, Bruce Bunker of Lino Lakes, and Lynn (and John) MacDonald of Londonderry, New Hampshire; her grandchildren: Nicole (and Roberto) Aguilera of Omaha, Nebraska; Bruce (and Melissa) Bunker Junior of Blaine; Daniel (and Kate) Bunker of Minnetonka; Ashley (and Patrick) Doyle of Blaine; Mitchell Bunker of Crystal; Miranda MacDonald of Boston, Massachusetts, and Alec MacDonald of Londonderry, New Hampshire; her eight great grandchildren Gabrielle, Ryley and Aubree Doyle; Benecio, Alejandro and Roberto Aguilera; and Braya and Tarynn Bunker. She is also survived by a brother and sister: Kenneth Uthe of Circle Pines and Pauline Billigmeier of Bird Island; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Robert, and her sisters Katherine Uthe, Adeline Welsh, and Doris van der Hagen.

Robert Scott Bunker

M, b. 21 February 1927, d. before 2015
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 February 1927Robert Scott Bunker was born on 21 February 1927 at Renville, Minnesota.
Marriage25 September 1954He married Edna Ida Uthe, daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer, on 25 September 1954.
Deathbefore 2015Robert Scott Bunker died before 2015.

Adeline Rose Uthe

F, b. 14 June 1931, d. 11 March 2005
Father*Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. b. 24 Mar 1895, d. 27 Dec 1971
Mother*Mary Ann Drummer b. 4 Jun 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Welsh.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAdeline Rose Uthe married James Joseph Welsh.
Birth14 June 1931Adeline Rose Uthe was born on 14 June 1931 at Renville, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.
Death11 March 2005Adeline Rose Uthe died on 11 March 2005 at Minnesota at age 73.

James Joseph Welsh

M, b. 20 January 1929, d. 7 May 2014
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames Joseph Welsh married Adeline Rose Uthe, daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.
Birth20 January 1929James Joseph Welsh was born on 20 January 1929 at Renville, Minnesota.
Death7 May 2014He died on 7 May 2014 at Minnesota at age 85.

Katherine Uthe

F, d. before 2015
Father*Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. b. 24 Mar 1895, d. 27 Dec 1971
Mother*Mary Ann Drummer b. 4 Jun 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Katherine Uthe was the daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.
Deathbefore 2015Katherine Uthe died before 2015.

(?) van der Hagen

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name Variation(?) van der Hagen was also known as (?) Vanderhagen.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) van der Hagen married Doris Elaine Uthe, daughter of Henry Bernard Uthe Jr. and Mary Ann Drummer.

Anna Christina Hahn

F, b. circa 1805, d. 30 May 1849
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Christina Hahn was also known as Christina.
Married Namebefore 1833As of before 1833,her married name was Kieler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1805Anna Christina Hahn was born circa 1805.
Marriagebefore 1833She married Valentin Kieler, son of Jacob Kieler and Anna Margaretha Vondran, before 1833.
Death30 May 1849Anna Christina Hahn died on 30 May 1849 at Mühlhausen, Saxony, Germany.
Burial1 June 1849She was buried on 1 June 1849 at Struth Evangelische Kirche, Kaisershagen u. Windeberg, Mühlhausen, Saxony, Germany.1

Children of Anna Christina Hahn and Valentin Kieler

Citations

  1. [S402] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com.

Dorothea Kieler

F, b. circa 1843
Father*Valentin Kieler b. 3 Nov 1804, d. 4 Feb 1870
Mother*Anna Christina Hahn b. c 1805, d. 30 May 1849
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 February 1865As of 12 February 1865,her married name was Schlömer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1843Dorothea Kieler was born circa 1843 at Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Valentin Kieler and Anna Christina Hahn.
Marriage12 February 1865Dorothea Kieler married Johannes Schlömer on 12 February 1865 at Alslebewass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Marriage record of Dorothea Kieler and Johannes Schlomer 12 Feb 1865 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Child of Dorothea Kieler

Children of Dorothea Kieler and Johannes Schlömer

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Johannes Schlömer

M, b. circa 1837
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1837Johannes Schlömer was born circa 1837 at Saxony, Germany.
Marriage12 February 1865He married Dorothea Kieler, daughter of Valentin Kieler and Anna Christina Hahn, on 12 February 1865 at Alslebewass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Marriage record of Dorothea Kieler and Johannes Schlomer 12 Feb 1865 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Children of Johannes Schlömer and Dorothea Kieler

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Johann Franz Kieler

M, b. circa 1833
Father*Valentin Kieler b. 3 Nov 1804, d. 4 Feb 1870
Mother*Anna Christina Hahn b. c 1805, d. 30 May 1849
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1833Johann Franz Kieler was born circa 1833 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Valentin Kieler and Anna Christina Hahn.
Marriage1857Johann Franz Kieler married Christiane Friederike Schneider in 1857 at Gerbstedt (Gerbstädt), Saxony, Germany, Marriage record of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider.1
Marriage record of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider 1857 Gerbstedt, Saxony, Germany

Children of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1273189.

Christiane Friederike Schneider

F, b. circa 1831
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1857As of 1857,her married name was Kieler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1831Christiane Friederike Schneider was born circa 1831 at Saxony, Germany.
Marriage1857She married Johann Franz Kieler, son of Valentin Kieler and Anna Christina Hahn, in 1857 at Gerbstedt (Gerbstädt), Saxony, Germany, Marriage record of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider.1
Marriage record of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider 1857 Gerbstedt, Saxony, Germany

Children of Christiane Friederike Schneider and Johann Franz Kieler

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1273189.

Anna Margaretha Schlömer

F, b. 2 November 1865, d. 26 November 1867
Father*Johannes Schlömer b. c 1837
Mother*Dorothea Kieler b. c 1843
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 November 1865Anna Margaretha Schlömer was born on 2 November 1865 at Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johannes Schlömer and Dorothea Kieler.
Baptism5 November 1865Anna Margaretha Schlömer was baptized on 5 November 1865 at Alslebewass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Anna Margaretha Schlomer 05 Nov 1865 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany
Death26 November 1867She died on 26 November 1867 at Saxony, Germany, at age 2.
Burial28 November 1867She was buried on 28 November 1867 at Alslebenass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Burial record of Anna Margaretha Schlomer 28 Nov 1867 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Friedrich Albert Schlömer

M, b. 8 December 1867
Father*Johannes Schlömer b. c 1837
Mother*Dorothea Kieler b. c 1843
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 December 1867Friedrich Albert Schlömer was born on 8 December 1867 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johannes Schlömer and Dorothea Kieler.
Baptism15 December 1867Friedrich Albert Schlömer was baptized on 15 December 1867 at Alslebenass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Friedrich Albert Schlomer 15 Dec 1867 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

August Benjamin Schlömer

M, b. 15 November 1869
Father*Johannes Schlömer b. c 1837
Mother*Dorothea Kieler b. c 1843
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 November 1869August Benjamin Schlömer was born on 15 November 1869 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johannes Schlömer and Dorothea Kieler.
Baptism17 November 1869August Benjamin Schlömer was baptized on 17 November 1869 at Alslebenass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of August Benjamin Schlomer 17 Nov 1869 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Anna Johanna Schlömer

F, b. 5 April 1873
Father*Johannes Schlömer b. c 1837
Mother*Dorothea Kieler b. c 1843
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 April 1873Anna Johanna Schlömer was born on 5 April 1873 at Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johannes Schlömer and Dorothea Kieler.
Baptism13 April 1873Anna Johanna Schlömer was baptized on 13 April 1873 at Alslebenass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Anna Johanna Schlomer 13 Apr 1873 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Gottfried Herrmann Kieler

M, b. 21 December 1857
Father*Johann Franz Kieler b. c 1833
Mother*Christiane Friederike Schneider b. c 1831
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 December 1857Gottfried Herrmann Kieler was born on 21 December 1857 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider.
Baptism3 January 1858Gottfried Herrmann Kieler was baptized on 3 January 1858 at Zabenstaedt, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Gottfried Herrmann Kieler 3 Jan 1858 Zabenstaedt, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1190845.

Christiane Friederike Kieler

F, b. 28 June 1863
Father*Johann Franz Kieler b. c 1833
Mother*Christiane Friederike Schneider b. c 1831
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 June 1863Christiane Friederike Kieler was born on 28 June 1863 at Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johann Franz Kieler and Christiane Friederike Schneider.
Baptism5 July 1863Christiane Friederike Kieler was baptized on 5 July 1863 at Gerbstaedt, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Christiane Friederike Kieler 05 Jul 1863 Gerbstaedt, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1273189.

Heinrich Kieler

M, b. 25 April 1862
Mother*Dorothea Kieler b. c 1843
Life EventDateDescription
Baptism25 April 1862Heinrich Kieler was baptized on 25 April 1862 at Alslebenass, Alsleben u Saale, Saxony, Germany, illegitimate.1
Baptism record of Heinrich Kieler 4 May 1862 Alslebenass, Saxony, Germany
Birth25 April 1862He was born on 25 April 1862 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Dorothea Kieler.

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335094.

Martin Kieler

M, b. 4 April 1859
Father*Valentin Kieler b. 3 Nov 1804, d. 4 Feb 1870
Mother*Anna Margaretha Eifler b. 28 Jul 1821, d. 23 Mar 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 April 1859Martin Kieler was born on 4 April 1859 at Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Valentin Kieler and Anna Margaretha Eifler.
Baptism25 April 1859Martin Kieler was baptized on 25 April 1859 at Aschersleben, Aspenstedt, Saxony, Germany.1
Baptism record of Martin Kieler 25 Apr 1859 Aspenstedt, Saxony, Germany

Citations

  1. [S403] Marriages, and Burials Germany Lutheran Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, Landesarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt; Magdeburg, Deutschland; Film Number: 1335163.

August F. Pickel

M, b. 13 September 1874, d. October 1969
August F Pickel 1948
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 September 1874August F. Pickel was born on 13 September 1874 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Marriage14 April 1898He married Barbara Maring, daughter of William Maring and Anna Maria Montag, on 14 April 1898 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Dubuque, Iowa.
DeathOctober 1969August F. Pickel died in October 1969 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 95.
  • In April 1948 August and Barbara (Maring) Pickel 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald April 16, 1948 - August and Barbara (Maring) Pickel 50th wedding anniversary celebration

Alonzo Wohling

M, b. 27 March 1884, d. 2 March 1964
Father*(?) Wohling
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 March 1884Alonzo Wohling was born on 27 March 1884.
He was the son of (?) Wohling.
Death2 March 1964Alonzo Wohling died on 2 March 1964 at age 79 Alonzo Wohling obituary.
Madison Capital Times March 3, 1964 - Alonzo Wohling obituary

(?) Wohling

M

Children of (?) Wohling

Milton Reginald Herritz

M, b. 11 July 1927, d. 27 October 2013
Father*William Albert Herritz b. 16 Oct 1893, d. 30 Nov 1978
Mother*Erma Klukas b. 1898, d. 1969
Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 26, 2014 - Milton Herritz 1927-2013
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMilton Reginald Herritz married Blanche (?).
Birth11 July 1927Milton Reginald Herritz was born on 11 July 1927 at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of William Albert Herritz and Erma Klukas.
Death27 October 2013Milton Reginald Herritz died on 27 October 2013 at age 86.

Helen Josephine Haxel

F, b. 13 July 1925, d. 25 August 2018
Helen Josephine (Haxel) Kasparie
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 January 1947As of 11 January 1947,her married name was Kasparie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 July 1925Helen Josephine Haxel was born on 13 July 1925 at Quincy, Adams, Illinois.
Marriage11 January 1947She married Garner B. Kasparie, son of Carl H. Kasparie and Ethel Millie Bollman, on 11 January 1947.
Death25 August 2018Helen Josephine Haxel died on 25 August 2018 at Illinois at age 93 Helen Josephine Kasparie, age 93, formerly of 1420 S. 28th Street, Quincy, died on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 3:58 am in Good Samaritan Home.

Helen was born on July 13, 1925 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of George B. and Jetta Dove Howard Haxel. She married Garner B. Kasparie on January 11, 1947 in Madison Park Christian Church. He preceded her in death on March 30, 1976.

Helen was a 1942 graduate of Quincy High School and a graduate of Gem City Business College. She was employed at the Moorman Manufacturing Company from 1942 to 1946, and she then served as a cashier for CIPS from 1946 to 1947.

Helen’s greatest joy was being a wife, mother and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and baking many recipes from scratch with a favorite being her red velvet cake. She was also known as the “Cream Puff Lady” for her delicious cream puffs. For many years, Helen and Garner raised a big garden. She prepared and canned many vegetables and fruits from their fruit trees every year so that the family would have food all year long. She loved being outdoors. She raised baby chicks and bunnies and everyone enjoyed coming to visit and getting fresh baked cookies.

She enjoyed the beauty of flowers and butterflies and feeding the birds so she would hear their sweet songs. She loved sewing and quilting and putting puzzles together, working word search puzzles and playing cards and bingo.

Helen had many garages sales at her former home, at 28th & Harrison, and enjoyed all of the people that would come and visit with her. She enjoyed singing and playing the piano, attending church concerts, park band concerts and listening to Lawrence Welk and all PBS musical specials as well as patriotic music.

Helen spent several years volunteering with RSVP and helping others. She always put others needs ahead of her own and never asked for recognition; however, she did receive a lifetime recognition for her many volunteer efforts.

She was a member of Madison Park Christian Church. Helen faithfully read her Bible and loved attending the Sonshiners activities at Madison Park Christian Church.

Survivors include a son, Larry (Linda Mellon) Kasparie of Liberty, IL; two daughters, Nancy Walker and Lois (Brad) Dickson, both of Quincy; nine grandchildren, Kevin (Brandy) Kasparie, Jeffrey (Michelle) Kasparie, and Angie Kasparie, all of Liberty, IL, Jason (Amanda) Kasparie of Ursa, IL, Clinton (Judie) Walker of Hilbert, WI, Christian (Sheila) Walker, Heather (Eric) Felker, Marcy Kelle and Zachary Bowen, all of Quincy; 19 great-grandchildren, Allison, Annika, Tyler, Karson, Kameron and Zoey Kasparie, all of Liberty, Taylor and Parker Hicks and Brady Mowen, all of Liberty, Hannah, Morgan, Caleb and Carter Kasparie, all of Ursa, Kayla Walker, Trevor Bowen, Taigen Felker, and Tyler and Haiden Kelle, all of Quincy; a step-great-granddaughter, Alexiss Dively of Quincy; a step great-great-granddaughter, Adelynn Albert; and a step great-great-grandson due in October; a brother, George (Ruth) Haxel of Quincy; a sister, Carlene Taylor of Quincy; sister-in-law, Wilma Kasparie, of Quincy; and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her husband, Helen was preceded in death by her parents, a son-in-law, Leonard Walker, a brother-in-law, Kenneth Eugene Taylor, special uncle and aunt, Jake and Myrtis Haxel.
Burialafter 25 August 2018She was buried after 25 August 2018 at Quincy Memorial Park Cemetery, Quincy, Adams, Illinois.