Helen French(1929 - 2014)

Helen Ruth French
May 6, 1929 - May 26, 2014
85, of Waterford passed away on Monday, May, 26, 2014.  She was born May 6, 1929 in Los Angeles California.  Helen was a resident of Stanislaus county for over 60 years.  She was a  school teacher for 32 years most of it at Oakdale Schools.  She was a member of the Waterford-Hickman Womens Fire Auxillary, Waterford TRI-W, and Waterford Church of the Brethren which she served as a deacon.
She is proceded in death by her husband Ronald M. French.  She is survived by her sons, Larry French (Karen), Gary French (Angela), Mike French (Berta), sister Vera Mae Gephart, 3 grandchildern and 2 great granddaughters.
Helen had an enormous love for her family and friends.  Her positive spirit touched many.
A memorial service will be held at the Waterford Church of the Brethren on 301 Church Street on Sunday, June 8th at 2:00pm.

Published in the Modesto Bee from June 3 to June 5, 2014