Helen Turner

Helen Christina Turner, 74, Owensville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at Gasconade Manor in Owensville.

She was born Feb. 15, 1944, to H. F. William and Lorena (Fiegler) Wehrend, at Drake.

Helen was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Owensville. She was a avid St. Louis Cardinals fan and enjoyed gardening, bird watching and spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by parents, H. F. William and Lorena; and a brother in infancy.

She is survived by children, Tim Turner and wife Deanna of Bland, Kimberly Helling of Rosebud, Tanya Havelka and husband Michael and Tina Chaney, all of Owensville; brothers, Walter and William Wehrend, both of Owensville; grandchildren, Chris, Amy, Jaime, Seth, Stephen, Amber, Chris, Jordan, Elisha, Tyler, Kaitlyn, Hannah and Kaeli; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were  held Saturday, Oct. 13, at Zion Lutheran Church with Rev. David Roth and Rev. William Zastrow officiating.  Burial was in Countryside Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.