Helen Strong

Tuesday, November 18, 2003

Helen M. Strong, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at the Lutheran Home.

She was born Nov. 15, 1908, in Jackson, daughter of Phal and Mag Grimes Tuck. She and Earl G. Strong were married Dec. 4, 1934, in Cape Girardeau. He died July 20, 1984.

Survivors include a son, Stephen C. Strong of Whitewater; two grandchildren, Ross Strong of Lexington, Ky., Meg Strong of Georgetown, Ky.; and a great-grandson, Dominic of Lexington.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Sam Roethemeyer officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society.