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Helen G. Dewey

Mar 31, 1929 - Dec 22, 2018 (Age 89)

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My deepest condolences.
May she rest in peace.
I won't forget her.

RIP Helen. You were always such a kind lady!

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You will be missed by all your family Aunt Helen. My heart aches to lose another aunt, the Smith sisters gave all of us such a fun childhood and we all have such fun memories of family.

This Beautiful Lady I will always miss!!

She was an Amazing Lady!

Dearest Helen,
I will miss you so much! You had so many wonderful stories about your life, your kids and your sisters. I know you are finally in a better place. Hope you are in Heaven dancing, eating as much candy as you can, and laughing with your sister Evelyn and your husband John. I will miss you forever! I Love You so much!

My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Ms. Dewey. May you hope in the God of all comfort to strengthen and console your hearts. (Psalm 27:14)


Helen's Obituaries

Helen G. Dewey, 89, passed into eternity at 12:30AM on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Mulberry Health Center. She had suffered a stroke earlier in the month.

Born March 31, 1929 in Lafayette IN, to Fred and Lillian Smith (both deceased), she lived in Lafayette all her life. She was educated at St Francis High School and graduated in 1948. She married John F. Dewey, Jr in 1977. He passed away in 2008.

Mrs. Dewey worked in the housekeeping department at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital for many years before retiring in 1993. While there she was awarded the Elizabethan Award for Exemplary Service in 1985.

Mrs. Dewey served as a Girl Scout leader throughout the 1960’s, enjoyed cloth painting, was a member of the Moose Lodge Loomer’s Club and loved spending time with her family, particularly her sisters – Evelyn Ulrich (deceased), Delores Bolander of Attica IN, and Rena Mennen and Catherine Ferguson both of Lafayette IN. The sisters were all very close throughout their entire life.

Surviving are her children Dawn L. Hood (husband Gary) of Phoenix AZ, Andrea F. Plummer (husband Paul, deceased) of Monticello IN, Joseph B. Vandermark (wife Kathy) of Lafayette, IN and Allison M. Bate of Indianapolis IN. She also has grandchildren and many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation will be on Thursday, December 27, 2018 from 1pm – 3pm at Soller-Baker Funeral Home, 400 Twyckenham Blvd, Lafayette, IN. Funeral service 3pm Thursday Soller-Baker Lafayette Chapel. Burial Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, West Lafayette.

One may wish to donate to YWCA DVIPP (Domestic Violence program) in lieu of flowers.


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