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Helen Brucker Althouse
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1915
Death: May 1, 2010

Helen M. Althouse, 95, of Sibley died at 5:35 p.m. Saturday (May 1, 2010) at the Gibson Area Hospital-Annex.

Mrs. Althouse was born Jan. 16, 1915, in Sullivant Township, a daughter of Fred G. and Rosa E. Kerber Brucker. She married C. Donald Althouse on June 18, 1935, in Gibson City. He died on Nov. 13, 1998.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Lillian Monahan and Pauline Beyer.

Helen worked at Hicksgas in Colfax for 20 years and also helped her husband farm. She enjoyed collecting cat figurines and loved beautiful things and people. In her later years of life she enjoyed painting pictures of the things she loved. Most important to her was socializing with family and friends and sharing her eye for style and design. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Gottlieb Brucker (1887 - 1959)
  Rose Elizabeth Kerber Brucker (1891 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  C. Donald Althouse (1910 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  Pauline D. Brucker Beyer (1911 - 2010)*
  Lillian R. Brucker Monahan (1913 - 2009)*
  Helen Brucker Althouse (1915 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Sibley
Ford County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Rosetta
Originally Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: May 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51926723
Helen <i>Brucker</i> Althouse
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Always the lady; always elegant and on-top-of-things. Our world misses you already.
- your old neighbor Rose Gerken
 Added: May. 3, 2010

- Amy
 Added: May. 3, 2010
 
 
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