Helen Delores (Rasmussen) Ford

Helen Delores (Rasmussen) FORD Helen Ford of Seattle, died May 20, 2011 at the age of 86 years. Born November 4, 1924 in Brockton, Montana; she spent her childhoodin Libby, moving to Seattle in the 1940's. Helen retired with fond memories of Boeing in 1967. Shopping and travel to Reno with her husband Rusty, were among her favorite pastimes. Helen is survived by her sons, Jeffrey, Jerry (Susan) and her daughter in law, Mary Ford. Four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren were the joy of her life. She is also survived by her brother Gary Rasmussen of Idaho. Helen joins her husband Russell and son Jay in a more peaceful place. At the family's request donations in Helen's memory can be made to Franciscan Hospice, PO Box 1502, Tacoma, WA 98401.

Published in The Seattle Times on May 24, 2011