Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Heldermans in:
 • Pleasant Grove Cemetery
 • Crab Orchard
 • Williamson County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Geneva Norma Gene Cornwell Helderman
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 1, 1937
Knox County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 2008, USA

Geneva Norma Gene Helderman, 71, passed from this life to her life with the Lord on Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at 10:34 A.M. while surrounded by her family.

Norma was born May 1, 1937 the daughter of Lester Paul & Mable (Malone) Cornwell in Vincennes, Indiana. She married Phillip Joseph Helderman on July 24, 1954 in Vincennes, Indiana. He survives in Christopher.

Other survivors include a son Chester Lynn Helderman and wife Tammy of Christopher. Chester's children; Roxanna Parker and her husband Charles Maker of Marion, Chester Lynn Helderman II and wife Kenya of Troy, (with his first wife Rita). Dustin Brasel, Andrew, Skyanna and Hunter Helderman of Christopher (with his second wife Tammy) Daughter Rebecca Ann Holland of Christopher, her children; Christian Trammell of Murphysboro, Raymond Helderman, Katie Murphy, Robin & Cherry Holland all of Christopher. Great Grandchild Gregory Parker of Marion. Three sisters Eunice Moeller and husband Cliffe of Marion, Donna Kidd of Marion, Devedia Terry and husband Jim of Campbell, Missouri. Two brothers Steve Cornwell and wife Joyce of ElCampo, Texas and Raymond Cornwell of Mt. Vernon, Indiana. 10 Nieces and 11 Nephews, several great nieces and nephews.

Norma was preceded in death by her parents, 4 infant children; Phillip Eugene, Tonya Darlene, Sarah Jean and Penny Arlene. A niece Twila Moeller, nephew Paul Cornwell and Sister-in-law Brenda Cornwell

She loved the Lord and was a member of the Faith United Pentecostal Church of Christopher. Rev. Ryan Thorpe will officiate the service and songs will be by her nieces Kelly Moore, Belinda Cox and Granddaughter Chrissy Trammell.

Norma loved her family, as they all loved her. She will be greatly missed by them but will remain in their hearts forever.

Funeral services will be Saturday, September 27, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Paulton.
Family links: 
  Lester Samuel Paul Cornwell (1913 - 1984)
  Bobby Dean Cornwell (1933 - 1934)*
  Geneva Norma Gene Cornwell Helderman (1937 - 2008)
  Deveda Bernice Cornwell Terry (1939 - 2015)*
  Jerry Lee Cornwell (1945 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Crab Orchard
Williamson County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Patsy Steele
Record added: Sep 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30099961
Geneva Norma Gene <i>Cornwell</i> Helderman
Added by: Ruth
Geneva Norma Gene <i>Cornwell</i> Helderman
Added by: Amanda Trill
Geneva Norma Gene <i>Cornwell</i> Helderman
Added by: Patsy Steele
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Eternal blessings
- Tahnee Sue Harkins
 Added: Mar. 21, 2017

- Patsy Steele
 Added: Sep. 26, 2008

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service