Helen Irene Lindsey
Helen Irene Lindsey, age 92, passed away Monday, October 27, 2014 at Spectrum Health -Butterworth Campus in Grand Rapids, MI. Helen was born the daughter of the late Charles and Dora (Hansen) Snyder on October 14, 1922 in Morley, MI. She was united in marriage to Ralph Lindsey on August 17, 1941 in Morley, MI.
Helen was a longtime member of the New Life Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday school and played the organ and piano and was a member of the Ladies Aide Society. She and her husband Ralph owned a milk route in Morley from 1941-1942. Helen enjoyed crocheting, baking, sewing and knitting. She was also a Girl Scout Leader. Helen was also a member of the Lakeview VFW Women’s Auxiliary.
Helen is survived by her children; son, Gary Lindsey and Colleen Stebbins of Lakeview, MI; 2 daughters: Connie and Larry Rushmore of Allegan, MI, and Darla and Doug Larsen of Spring Hill, Kansas; 9 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Esther Wilcox of Morley, MI and brother,Sheldon Snyder of Morley, MI.
Besides her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph on January 12, 2010 and a great grandchild.
Funeral Services will take place Friday, October 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview, MI with Pastor Ann Reigler officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 6 until 8 p.m.also at the Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview. Interment will take place in Lakeview Cemetery.
Those planning a memorial contribution may consider donations to: International Rett Syndrome Foundation.
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