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WOLD, Helen Elizabeth (Bernhard) --- 1921-2011


Posted By: IA GenWeb Volunteer
Date: 10/28/2011 at 14:40:46

Helen Elizabeth Wold

Helen Elizabeth Bernhard Wold, 90, Monona, Iowa, died Wed., Aug. 31, 2011, at Prairie du Chien Memorial Hospital in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

Helen was born May 21, 1921, to Clarence and Emma (Hartke) Bernhard in rural Monona, Iowa. She graduated from Monona High School in 1938. Helen was united in marriage to Burdette "Andy" Wold in 1941. To this union three sons were born, Richard, Ronald and Mark. She worked for many years at the Monona Greenhouse.

Helen had a real love for life, especially enjoyed playing cards, golfing, and spending time at the river. She will be greatly missed by her family and many wonderful friends.

Survivors include two sons, Richard (Elizabeth) of Maquoketa, Mark (Sue) of Robins; five grandchildren, Mike (Tammy) Wold, of Decorah, Teresa Wold, of Orlando, FL, Andy (Angi) Wold, of Parker, CO, Drew Wold, of Washington D.C. and Amy Wold, of Denver, CO; great-grandchildren, T.J. Wold, of Decorah, Anais, Tyrus & Vienne Wold of Parker, CO, and Brady, Chandler and Emma Wold of Decorah; one sister, Beverly (Bill) Mazuk, of LaCrosse, WI, two sister in-laws, Idayne Bernhard, Rodena Roethler; one brother in-law Bill Schmidt and many nieces and nephews and special friends Holly Wold and Jason Halverson.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Burdette (Andy) Wold in May 2011; her parents; a son, Ronald; brothers, Howard, Clifton, Gordon, Clarence Jr. and sisters, Ethel Klinge, Georgene Schmidt, Ruth Meyer and Viola Alderson.

Funeral Services will be held on Tues., Sept. 6, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Living Faith United Methodist Parish in Monona, Iowa. The Rev. Dennis Gilbert will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Monona Cemetery in Monona, Iowa

Visitation will be held on Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, from 5-7 p.m., at the Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Monona, Iowa, and one hour before services at the church.

Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Monona, Iowa, is in charge of arrangements.


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