Dorothy Helfrich

Helfrich, Dorothy (nee McNamara) Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Tuesday, October 2, 2012. Survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Robert J. Helfrich; Loving mother of Robert (Jan) Helfrich, Judy (Rich) Gallaher, Patricia Ward, and Thomas (Dawn) Helfrich; Dear grandmother of 13 and greatgrandmother of 7. Dear aunt, cousin, and friend to many, especially the Canasta Girls. Through Dorothy's enduring trust in God, she devoted her life to her family and to the service of others. Services: Memorial Mass will be Friday, October 5, 1:00 p.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 243 W. Argonne Dr., 63122. Visitation will be Friday, 12:00 noon until time of Mass at church. Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent De Paul Society- St. Peter Catholic Church, 243 W. Argonne Dr., Kirkwood, Mo. 63122.


Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Oct. 4, 2012