Helen Dorothy Scheps

Helen D. Scheps, 88, Almena, Wis., passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Monroe Manor, Barron, after suffering from cancer.

She was born Jan. 1, 1931, to John and Leontina Hieb.

Helen married A. Martin Scheps on June 28, 1957. She was a homemaker.

Surviving are daughters Cindy Barlow of Barron and Denise Kostelnik of Claremont, Minn.; grandchildren Jennifer Prins, James Kostelnik and Melanie Kostelnik; six great-grandchildren; a sister Joyce Duncan of Tacoma, Wash.; brothers Edwin Hieb of Lodi, Calif., Willis Hieb of South Dakota and Arnold Hieb of California.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a sister.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 17, from St. Matthews Lutheran Church, Almena, with Pastor Preston Paul officiating and burial at St. Matthew Cemetery, Almena.

Visitation was held and hour prior to services.

Rausch and Steel Funeral Home, Barron, handled arrangements. Online condolences can be made at rauschandsteelfuneralhome.com.