Helen J. Evers, Combined Locks, age 92, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Brewster Village with family at her side. She was born on September 15, 1925 in Black Creek, Wisconsin the daughter of the late Richard and Pearl (Alvord) Wickesberg. On December 8, 1945, Helen married Joseph A. Evers in the parsonage of St. Mary’s Church, Black Creek. The couple lived in Combined Locks most of their married lives. Helen was an avid golfer and proud of her “hole in one” accomplishment. She enjoyed crocheting, traveling to Arizona in the winter and fishing with her husband, Joe. Helen loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church.
Helen is survived by her three daughters: Carla (Frank) Kroiss, Judy Treichel and Joan (Rick) Mignon, all of Darboy; her grandchildren: Bob (Julie) Reinke, Jodi (Tim) Schumacher, Tami (Jeremy) Morrow, Shane (Tammy) Treichel, Carrie (Jeff) Miller, Jamie (Tatyana) Mignon, and Joey (Ro) Mignon; her great grandchildren: Brett, Haley, Hanna and Megan Reinke, Samantha and Tristin Schumacher, Alexandria and Carlie Morrow, Derek, Aaron and Nicole Treichel, Samuel and Matthew Miller, Luke and Noah Mignon, Myles and Charlie Mignon. She is further survived by her husband’s family: Audrey Huss, Ev Gambsky, Shirley (Jerry) Broeren, and a nephew, Richard Wickesberg, whom she was like a mother to; and other nieces, nephews and friends.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband on December 20, 2004, a son-in-law: Bob Reinke on March 21, 1967, a sister and brother-in-law: Fern (Henry) Plier, three brothers and a sister-in-law: Carlton (Frances), Warren and Kenneth.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, March 12, 2018 at Bethany Lutheran Church with Pastor Levi Willms officiating. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. Friends may call directly at the church from 9:00 AM until the time of services. Boettcher Family Funeral is assisting the family, 2401 Fieldcrest Drive, Kaukauna, 54130, (920) 766-2099 www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com
Special thanks to the staff of Brewster Village and the staff at Theda Care At Home for their care and concern; and further thanks to the Ladies of Bethany, Pastor Levi and Pastor Walt.