Helen Zoellick, age 75 of Reedsburg, WI passed away on the Lords Day, Sunday September 9th 2012. She was surrounded by many family members, friends and coworkers who loved her dearly.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at the Conway-Picha Funeral Home in Lyndon Station, Wisconsin with Pastor John Torgerson officiating. Burial will be at the Lyndon Station Village Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Conway Picha Funeral Home on Wednesday from 4 to 8 P.M. and on Thursday from 10 A.M. until the time of service at 11 A.M.
Helen was born April 19, 1937 in Palatine, Illinois the daughter of Benjamin and Edna (Etters) Franklin. She had a zest for life no one could match as well as a desire to care for others and make people laugh. She was the mother of 20 children and worked as a home health provider as well as Mrs. Farmer at Thunder Valley in Wisconsin Dells. Though she had lived in north eastern Illinois for nearly 30 years, she later lived in Adams, Plain, Dodgeville and Livingston, Wisconsin.
Helen is survived by her children, Marge Benson, Allen (Carrie) Zoellick, Herman (Hilda) Zoellick, Herbert (Patti) Zoellick, Debbie (Bill) Fargen, Nancy Raupp, Yvonne (Mark) Zastrow, Neal (Betty Jo Shaker) Zoellick, Katherine (Jerome) Baggot, Lynda (Drew) Cipriani, Teresa (Jimmie) West, Lisa Zoellick (Jim Sutton), Pam Seager , Valerie (Kenny) Mueller, Beth Zoellick (Demetrius Stevens) Judy Perugini and Tim Zoellick; her childrens father, Herman Zoellick; 43 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a brother, Benjamin (Donna) Etters; a stepbrother, Larry (Linda) Eisller; and a sister, Betty Ann Anklee. She was preceded in death by her children, Vance Zoellick, Barbra Ackerman and Jeffrey Zoellick (respectively).