Helen Marie Shreve, age 94, of Siloam Springs, AR, formerly of Monett, MO, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011 while at the Siloam Springs Memorial Hospital. Helen was born on Oct. 25, 1916 in Aurora, MO, the daughter of the late Fogel Edward Wallace, Sr. and Margaret Mary Leitle Wallace.
On Sept. 3, 1939 in Aurora, MO, Helen married Max William Shreve. They were blessed with over fifty-three years together until his death on Sept. 17, 1992. Helen was a homemaker and assisted her husband for over 43 years at the Best Cleaners in Monett. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Monett.
Helen is survived by her son: John Shreve, of Fayetteville, AR; her son-in-law: Robert Winzer, of Siloam Springs, AR; two grandsons: Stan Winzer and Scott Winzer; six great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
Helen was preceded in death by her daughter: Susan Winzer; three brothers: Eugene John Wallace, Fogel Edward Wallace, Jr. and Jerome Charles Wallace; and three sisters: Marcella Catherine Irby, Marguerite Emma Hawkins and Maxine Josephine Beck.
|Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011 at the Buchanan Funeral Home Chapel with Gloria Gold, minister, officiating. Interment will follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Monett. Visitation for family and friends will be at 1 p.m. preceding the service on Thursday at the funeral home.||Memorial contributions have been requested to the First United Methodist Church, Monett|
Arrangements have been entrusted to Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO.