Helen Petot

Wednesday, February 19, 2003

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Helen M. Petot, 91, of Perryville died Monday, Feb. 17, 2003, at Perry Oaks Manor.

She was born Sept. 21, 1911, in Minnesota, daughter of Henry Cerney and Clara Lettner. She and Alves A. Petot were married June 12, 1928, in Fountain City, Wis. He died Feb. 7, 1985.

Petot was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Thelma Robinett of Overland, Mo.; three sons, Roland Petot of Florissant, Mo., Wayne Petot of Perryville, Allan Petot Sr. of Arnold, Mo.; 23 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Miller Family Funeral Home from 5 to 9 p.m. today, and Thursday from 6:30 to 11:20 a.m. The parish wake will be at 7 tonight, and the rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. Thursday.

She was preceded in death by a daughter and two sisters.

Funeral Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Vincent de Paul Church, with the Rev. Kevin Fausz officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.