Helen was born on May 25, 1925 and passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017. Helen was a resident of Arthur, Illinois at the time of passing. Helen graduated from Niantic High School in 1944 as the salutatorian. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the Arthur United Methodist Church, 128 East Illinois St., in Arthur. Burial will be in the Arthur Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the church. Memorials may be made to the Arthur United Methodist Church.