Memorial service for former Mallard resident Helen Fokken will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at 2 p.m. at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg. The Rev. Neil Hayen, pastor of Zion Lutheran Church in Ayrshire, will officiate.
Inurnment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Emmetsburg. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg is in charge of arrangements.
Helen Marie Wening Fokken was born April 27, 1931, in Mallard, the daughter of Dorothy and Lewis Wening. She was married to Gene Fokken on Aug. 19, 1951.
Helen passed away Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, in Las Cruces, NM. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister.
Survivors include her husband, Gene; and three children, Gail, Valerie and Michael.
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