Helena L. Stowe Helena Louisa Stowe, 84, formerly of San Francisco; entered into rest in Concord on February 8, 2013. She was born on May 31, 1928 in Colon, Panama to James and Elizabeth (Brown) Carter. Helena was a social butterfly and a devoted member of St. John Missionary Baptist Church of San Francisco and a member of the Eastern Star.
Helena is survived by her children, Angela Perrilliat (Curtis) and James Stowe; godson Danilo Boyce; grandchildren Damian Cooper and Dmarcus Cooper. Helena was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Patricia Cooper Pascual; brother, Gerald Jones and adopted mother, Maria (Vie) Henry.
Visitation will be at 5:00 to 8:00PM, Friday, February 15, 2013 at Ouimet Bros. Concord Funeral Chapel, 4125 Clayton Road, Concord, CA 94521. The Funeral Service will be at 10:00AM, Saturday, February 16, 2013 also at Ouimet Bros. Chapel. Interment will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Lafayette.
Memorials in Helena's memory may be made to Guide Dogs for the Blind.