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Helen Marie Cotter Astroski
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1926
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 2012
Bella Vista
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

Helen Marie Astroski, 86, of Bella Vista, Ark., died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Rogers, Ark. She was born Aug. 12, 1926, in Chicago, Ill., to James D. Cotter and Gladys Nockles Cotter.

She was raised and educated in Chicago. Helen married Joseph Astroski in 1955. She was an educator for many years in Illinois. They were residents in Hanover Park, Ill., from 1965 until moving to Bella Vista in 1990. She was a member of the "Dogwood Lace Guild" and a choir member at St. Bernard Catholic Church. They traveled extensively in the West.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and granddaughter, Stephanie.

She is survived by her husband, Joseph Astroski of Bella Vista; two sons, Joseph Daniel Astroski (Cheryl Lynne), Fort Wayne, Ind., and Albert Charles Astroski (Katherine), Bellbrook, Ohio; three daughters, Mary Martha Moy (William), Roselle, Ill., Ann Marie Hlavacek (Allen), Elmhurst, Ill., and Regina Marie Fagan (Raymond), St. Charles, Ill.; one sister, Patricia Chichester, Fort Wayne, Ind.; and 14 grandchildren, Joseph Mitchell, Patrick, Rachel, Allison, Emily, Richard, Noreen, David, Colleen, Rebecca, Christine, Steven, Lauren and Jacob.

A Mass of the Resurrection was Thursday, Dec, 6, 2012, at St. Bernard Catholic Church. 
Family links: 
  James Daniel Cotter (1892 - 1962)
  Gladys Magdelena Nockels Cotter (1897 - 1976)
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Record added: Oct 07, 2013
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