Helen Mary Marquardt, nee Kukla, 98, of Columbia, Illinois, died August 19, 2017, in Columbia, IL. She was born January 14, 1919, in E. St. Louis, IL.
She is survived by her granddaughters Ellen, Laura, Renee, & Sarah Marquardt; brother John Kukla; sister-in-laws Catherine Linnemann and Doris Weber; nieces; and nephews.
Helen is preceded in death by her husband August William Marquardt; sons Ronald & Daniel Marquardt; parents Frank and Mary Kukla nee Chmura; and sisters.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Hospice of Southern Illinois
4 PM to 8 PM Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9 AM Wednesday
10 AM Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church in Columbia, IL
Father Carl Scherrer officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL