1925 - 2012
Helen Joy Nelson passed away at Odd Fellows Home on Sept. 21, 2012. She was born in Grande Harbor, N.D., on Oct. 6, 1925, to Joseph J. Boehmer and Olga Amundson Boehmer.
Helen was a hospitable person, wonderful cook, seamstress and gardener.
She is survived by five children, Barton Lee Greaves and Brenda Lee Greaves, both of Puyallyp, Wash., Paul Nelson and Carolyn Nelson Biagi of Walla Walla, Kimberly Nelson Fuson of Spokane; three sisters, Dorothy
Foraker of Everett, Wash., Arlene Nordleaf of Bremerton, Wash., Billie Reed of Walla Walla. Preceded in death by her father, mother and four siblings.
She will be missed. We thank Dr. Bargi and the Odd Fellows Home for their wonderful care of Helen and the Kingdom Hall members of their frequent visits to her.
The services will be at the Kingdom Hall, 1234 N. Clinton, on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at 2 p.m. All are welcome.