Helen J. Kress
95, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away November 26, 2012 in Allisonville Meadows Nursing Home in Fishers Indiana. She was born August 25, 1917 in Terre Haute to Joseph Melcho and Alice Lenne Melcho. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers, two sisters, and one son. She is survived by five daughters; Suzanne Hawkins (Richard), Mary Kay Kress, Margie Wooden (Kenny), Joanne Foli (Richard), and Alice Prothero (Jeff). She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and loved ones. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Thursday November 29, 2012 at 10:00 am at Saint Margaret Mary's Catholic Church in Terre Haute.
Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm on Wednesday November 28, 2012 at the church. A special thank you to Dr. Helms and the staff at Allisonville Meadows for their loving and compassionate care of our mother during her time of need. Greiner Funeral Home in Terre Haute was entrusted with arrangements; online condolences may be made at