Helen Nelson

Helen Lucille Nelson age 94, of Council Bluffs, Iowa passed from this world peacefully on Sunday, November 30, Helen was born June 25, 1920 in Missouri Valley, Iowa to Frank and Stella (Whiteman) Divelbess. Helen attended school in Missouri Valley and graduated from the Missouri Valley High School. Helen was a devoted wife and mother who will be missed by her loved ones. Helen worked at Beno’s Department Store for a number of years in the carpet department. She also worked at Natelson’s and Goldstein Chapman’s in Omaha and retired from Methodist Hospital. She enjoyed crafts of all kinds and cooking, especially baking. She also had a green thumb for the many plants that were in her care. Helen is preceded in death by her parents, husband of sixty years, Carl; sister Wilma Tamisiea. Survivors include daughters; Carol Andress (Larry) of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Shirley Hedegaard (Larry) of Neola, Iowa, six grandchildren fourteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild, numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation with the family will be 10:00 a.m until time of service at the Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley. The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship at the Christian Church center after the committal service. In Lieu of flowers and memorials they may be directed to the Christian Church of Missouri Valley. In Loving Memory Of Helen Lucille Nelson Born June 25, 1920 Missouri Valley, Iowa Entered Into Rest November 30, 2014 Council Bluffs, Iowa Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 3, 2014 Hennessey Funeral Home Missouri Valley, Iowa Officiating Pastor Rusty Hedger Organist Lyle Waterhouse Vocalist Bill Cunard Selections ”Great Is Thy Faithfulness” “In The Garden” Honorary Bearers Lori Hopkins Deb Dickbernd Teresa Hecker Karen Anderson Casket Bearers Dave Andress Joe Hopkins Darin Hecker Jim Dickbernd Kris Anderson Mike Hedegaard Final Resting Place Frazier Cemetery Missouri Valley, Iowa

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