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Helena Marie Swift Wirey
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1906
Death: Jan. 9, 1989
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Helena Marie Swift married James Albert Wirey on 16 Jan 1922 in Johnson Co., IN and they were the parents of Richard Lee Wirey and their other children identified in the family links below.

Indianapolis News 11 Jan 1989
Helena Marie Wirey

Services for Helena Marie Swift Wirey, 82, Indianapolis, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Flanner & Buchanan Farley Mann Road Mortuary. Calling will be until 9 tonight.

Mrs. Wirey, who died Monday, was a seamstress and owned Marie's Drapery Shop 35 years. She retired in 1969. She was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church and was the widow of James A. Wirey Sr. Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

Survivors – sons Robert C., Richard L., James A. Wirey Jr.; daughter Louise Crouch; sisters Mildred Biddle, Marguerite Bymaster; 24 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren.


Indianapolis Star 11 Jan 1989
HELENA MARIE SWIFT WIREY

Helena Marie Swift Wirey, 82, Indianapolis, died Monday. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Flanner & Buchanan Mann Road Mortuary, with calling from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.

A self-employed seamstress, she owned and operated Marie’s Drapery Shop 35 years, retiring in 1969. She was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

She was the widow of James A. Wirey Sr.

Survivors: sons, Robert C., Richard L. and James A. Wirey Jr. daughter, Louise Crouch; sisters, Mildred Biddle and Marguerite Bymaster; 24 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Edward Swift (1885 - 1918)
  Grace E Coy Coffey (1886 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  James Albert Wirey (1900 - 1983)*
 
 Children:
  James Albert Wirey (1923 - 2011)*
  Merle Edward Wirey (1926 - 1969)*
  Charles Robert Wirey (1929 - 2009)*
  Rose Marie Wirey (1931 - 1931)*
  Ruth Louise Wirey Crouch (1934 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helena Marie Swift Wirey (1906 - 1989)
  Mildred Lucille Swift Biddle (1908 - 1998)*
  Inez Marguerite Swift Bymaster (1911 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rest Haven Cemetery
Edinburgh
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Breeding Section K lot 66
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20684710
Helena Marie <i>Swift</i> Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Helena Marie <i>Swift</i> Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Helena Marie <i>Swift</i> Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
 
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In memory of my Grandmother
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 20, 2011
 
 
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