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Ellen Larson May 21, 1944 - Dec. 2, 2017

December 3, 2017
Estherville News

Funeral services for Ellen Larson, 73, of Swea City will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at the First United Methodist Church in Swea City with Pastor Todd Hartsock officiating. Interment will be at Lutheran Cemetery, Swea City. She died on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at the Accura Care Center in Bancroft.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church in Swea City.

Ellen Mae Larson the daughter of Ralph and Bertha (Sandage) Larson was born May 21, 1944 in Estherville, Iowa.

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Ellen was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Swea City. She received her education at Armstrong Schools.

Ellen was united in marriage to Darwood Helmers, April of 1960. Ellen lived in the Armstrong and Swea City area all her life. She enjoyed going to garage sales, collecting, crocheting, crafting, dancing, music and following the lives of her grandkids and daycare kids.

She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Swea City.

Left to cherish Ellen's memory are her children, Tim Helmers; Tammy Helmich; Tiffany (Lyndon) Johnson; Tom (Jackie) Helmers; 12 grandchildren, Jamie (Matt) Schar; Ethan Helmers; Noah Helmers; Skyler Helmich; Shelby (Andrew) Mason; Samantha Helmich; Brittney Sobolik; Joseph (Kelsey) Johnson; Logan Johnson; Garrett (Marissa) Johnson; Olivia Helmers; Daniel Helmers; six great grandchildren; and special cousin, Vicki Smith.

She has been preceded in death by her parents and special uncles, Richard Larson and Dick Sandage.



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