Helen G Wiessner, 89, passed away November 18, 2018

Helen G Wiessner, 89, of St Joseph, MI, passed away on Sunday November 18, 2018 at her home.

A celebration of life service will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Stevensville United Methodist Church, 5506 Ridge Rd. Stevensville, with Rev. David Hills officiating. Burial to follow at Riverview Cemetery in St. Joseph. Friends may visit on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services 556-9450. Memorial contributions may be made to LADD or Stevensville United Methodist Church. Those wishing to leave a message of condolence for the family may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Helen was born March 23, 1929 in Detroit, MI to Floyd & Tillie (Zoutman) Cronkright. She was a graduate of Kalamazoo Central class of 1947. On October 3, 1947 she wed Edward Wiessner in Kalamazoo, Michigan and able to celebrate 60 years together. Helen kept a busy schedule caring for her family and her home. She was a member of Stevensville United Methodist church where she was involved in the Sharing Group, and also a member of the Lakeshore Lioness Group. Helen enjoyed driving past the lake, being by the water and spending her winters in Florida. Most of all she adored her family and loved spending time with them.

She is survived by her daughter Janet (Brad) Carroll of St. Joseph; grandchildren, Jill (Rick) O’Daniel, Joy (Ken) Rathman, Melissa Carroll, and Amy (Almir) Carroll Mujkic; great-grandchildren, Noah, Jacob, Hannah, Jonathan, Alyson, Natalie, Benjamin and Brea.

She was preceded in death by her parents, loving husband Edward in 2008; daughter Sheryl Poschke in 1978 and son Edward E. Wiessner II in 2009.

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