Helen Van Zandt(1943 - 2014)

Helen Van Zandt

Des Moines

Helen Van Zandt, 71, passed away surrounded by her loving family, Sunday, June 22, 2014.

Helen was born January 7, 1943 in Webster City, Iowa to Frank and Marian Lester. Family meant everything to her. She was a wonderful wife, mother, sister and grandmother and will be greatly missed.

Helen is survived by her daughters, Sue, Lorrie (Jerry), Becky (Jeff), and Annie; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 8 brothers; and other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clifford; son, Craig; and brother, Cliff.

Services will be held at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, June 27, 2014. Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 28 with burial to follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family. Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Funeral Home

Hamilton’s Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street Des Moines, IA 50309

Published in Des Moines Register on June 26, 2014