Helen M. Bouley (Plante), 83, of Coon Rapids, died peacefully in her home on Friday, January 21, 2011.
was born in her family home on Dec. 14, 1927 in Minneapolis. She
married Marvin Bouley on May 29, 1948 at St. Margaret Marry’s Catholic
Church in Golden Valley.
In 1963 she and Marvin purchased their first home in Mounds View, Minn. where they raised their family of seven children. In the early 80s, Helen retired from a lengthy career at Nabisco Cream of Wheat in Minneapolis.
She is preceded in death by husband, Marvin; sons, Stephen and Dennis; brother, Thomas Plante, and parents Alfred and Estelle Plante. Survived by children, Vernon (Nancy), Susan (Richard) Dickison, Andrew (Cathy), Martin (Colleen), Sandra Wahl, Nicholas (Jhna); daughter-in-law Robin; 15 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; special family friend, Richard Bartz.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Jan. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, 5th & Jackson St., Anoka. Interment in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis. Visitation one hour prior to Mass. Memorials are preferred to a charity of your choice. Special thanks to Hospice for their loving care, especially Kate and Janelle, thank you for your caring hearts and friendship. You were Mom’s “angels.” Arrangements with Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Home, Anoka.