Helen Humphrey

September 20, 1929 ~ October 30, 2021 (age 92)


Helen M. Humphrey 92, of Ogden passed away at 6:20 P.M. Saturday October 30, 2021 at Country Health Nursing Home, Gifford.

 Funeral services will be11:00 A.M. Wednesday November 3, 2021 at Freese Funeral Home 302 E. Grand Ave. St. Joseph. Pastor James Lehmann will officiate. Burial will be in G.A.R. Cemetery, Homer. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.

 Helen was born September 20, 1929 at Collison. The daughter of Carl and Frieda (Loeschen) Hayn. She married Edward D. Humphrey on March 25, 1950 at Royal. He preceded her in death on July 10, 2002.

 She is survived by her children; Richard (Judy) Humphrey of Rantoul, Rose (Marlin) Franzen of St. Joseph. Four grandchildren Greg (Amy)  Humphrey, Luke (Jennifer) Humphrey, Sarah (Bill) Jenkins, Neil (Kim) Franzen. Eight grandchildren. Two sisters Lois Samson of Coppers Cove, TX and JoAnn Lynch of Newman. 

 She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Clarene "Corny" Johnson and brother Donald Hayn.

 Helen retired from Sears in 1992. She was a die hard Cubs fans. She loved to garden and loved to share her canned goods especially her strawberry jam with family and friends.

 The family would like to think Country Health Care & Rehab, Gifford and Transitions Hospice for the excellent care they gave Helen.

 Memorials may be made to the Ogden-Royal Rescue Squad.

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Funeral Service
November 3, 2021

11:00 AM
Freese Funeral Home
302 E. Grand
St. Joseph, IL 61873

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