November 11, 1931 ~ February 12, 2014
"Farewell to a remarkable mother, wife, and friend.
You will be dearly missed."
Vera Helstrom, 82, of Vancouver, WA, died at home with her eight children attending. She was born Nov. 11, 1931 in Christmas, AZ.
Vera was retired from the Barnes VA Hospital and a longtime member of the Vancouver Moose and Elks lodges.
Vera is survived by her three sons and five daughters, who will miss her grace, love, and humor.
A memorial service will be held Mon., Feb. 24, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph Church, 400 S. Andresen Road, Vancouver, WA 98661. Gathering after service will be held at El Presidente, 312 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver.
Please sign her guestbook at: www.columbian.com/obits