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Helen Speaker (Nielsen) - Class Of 1936

Helen S. Nielsen, 87, of Aurora, passed away June 8, 2006.  Helen was born in Richmond, IL and resided in the Denver area for the past 47 years.  Devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and member of Augustana Lutheran Church.  She was preceded in death by husband, Gordon.  Survived by daughters, Kathy (James) Nolan of Littleton, CO, Kerstin (Eric) Jones of Pacific Grove, CA, and Karla (Craig) McCully of Avon, CO; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and brother, Robert Speaker.  Visitation, was held on June 12 at Olinger Chapel Hill, 6601 S. Colorado Blvd.  Funeral Service was held on June 13 at Augustana Lutheran Church, 5000 E. Alameda Ave. Memorials may be made to Augustana Lutheran Church.


Published in Denver Post on June 12, 2006