Was born in Humeston, Iowa on March 28, 1933, to Bill and Lela Windsor and passed away on January 13, 2021. Helen graduated from East High School and worked for Warner Bros, Dist. Corp. for 20 years and then EdCo Credit Union for 18 years. She was a member of the former Calvary Baptist Church where she was Treasurer for 40 years and involved in Nursery care for 60 years. She was also active in Women’s work.

She was a Past Matron of East Gate Eastern Star, serving as Treasurer for 20 years. After moving to Valley View Village in 1999 she was active in the Guild there and served as Treasurer for 15 years. Helen also was a volunteer at Iowa Lutheran Hospital and a member of the Iowa Lutheran Auxiliary.

Helen is survived by her stepchildren, Larry (Lynn) of Ormond Beach FL and Valerie Gamez of Brownsville TX. Also, Grandchildren Steffani of Greenwood, IN, Erik of Ormond Beach, FL, Kari (Shawn) of Des Moines IA, Erin and Eric of Brownsville TX, and Great Grandchildren Alyssa, Izzabella and Robert.

She was preceded in death by her husband Dale, her parents and sister Margy.

A memorial service will be held in the summer once travel becomes available and Covid restrictions are lifted.

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Service Details

Memorial service to be held in the summer
Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 289-2442

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