Aug 17th 1920 - Jun 10th 2012
Helen L. Saylor
Helen L. Saylor, 91, of Bradley IL passed away June 10, 2012 at her home. She was born in Momence IL to Merrill and Maysie (Kious) Chamberlain August 17, 1920. Helen married Paul R. Saylor December 21, 1941 at the First Baptist Church in Kankakee. Paul passed away March 18, 2010. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Bourbonnais IL. Helen was a former Sunday school teacher, Bible School teacher, and she was so devoted to her church that she cleaned it for many years. She enjoyed singing in the choir, babysitting her grandchildren, and sewing.
Helen is survived by three daughters; Paula (Melvin) Shear of Bradley, Ruth (Terry) George of Bourbonnais, Mary (David) Mook of Glendale AZ, three sons; Joseph (Terri) Saylor of Kankakee, John (Sherri) Saylor of Decatur, Mark (Diana) Saylor of Kansas City MO, two sisters; Maxine Neumann of Kankakee, Irene Voigt of Springfield, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild, along with several nieces and nephews. Helen was preceded in death by her husband and one sister Ruby Duschle.
A gathering time for Helen’s family and friends will be Thursday, June 14, 2012 from 4p.m. until 8p.m. at the Kankakee Chapel of the Schreffler Life Story Funeral Home.
A celebration of Helen’s life funeral service will be Friday, June 15, 2012 at 10a.m. at the Kankakee Chapel of the Schreffler Life Story Funeral Home.
Interment will follow the funeral service at Kankakee Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Aroma Twp.
Memorials may be made to the family wishes.
Please visit Helen’s personal memory at www.schrefflerfuneralhomes.com where you can share a favorite memory or photo or sign her online guestbook.