Aug. 13, 1929 Argyle Marshall County Minnesota, USA
Apr. 19, 2006 Bettendorf Scott County Iowa, USA
Helen M. Danay, 76, of Rock Island, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Trinity Pathway Hospice at Terrace Park, Bettendorf, IA.
Services will be Monday, 9:30 a.m. at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline and 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rock Island. Visitation is Sunday, 2:00-6:00 p.m. at the funeral home with a 2:00 p.m. combined rosary by the St. Mary's Altar and Rosary Society and the Daughters of Isabella. Burial is at National Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to the church or Daughters of Isabella.
Helen was born August 13, 1929 in Argyle, MN, the daughter of Laurence and Lilly Goulet Timm. She married John L. Danay on January 17, 1948 in Davenport.
Helen worked for 14 years at the Circuit Clerk's office at the Rock Island County Court House retiring in 1994.
Helen was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rock Island, St. Mary's Altar and Rosary Society, Daughters of Isabella, Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary Council 658, VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 2153, Moline American Legion Auxiliary Post 246, Rock Island Ladies of the Elks, American Gold Star Mother, Vietnam Veterans Post 299, Past Treasurer of Trinity Hospital Auxiliary, Churches Women United, 3rd Amoured Division Ladies Auxiliary, St. Pius Bowling Club, Rock Island Women's Club, Alleman 500 Card Club and Ultimate Fitness Club, Rock Island.
Survivors include her loving husband of 58 years, John, daughter, Christine Sanders and fiancÚ Christopher Mortensen of Colona; sons and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Helen Danay and Laurence "Larry" Danay all of Milan; grandchildren, Stephen, Jr., Joseph and Anthony Danay, Eric, Evan and Brydon Sanders and Justin and Jennifer Danay; sister, Marjorie Garmon Dixon of Davenport. She was preceded in death by a son Jerry Lee in March 1971, two great grandchildren, a sister and a brother.
Obituary from DeRoo Funeral Home. -------------------- Wife of John L Danay (TEC4, US Army)