Helen Aileen Ehlenfeldt
Helen Aileen Ehlenfeldt
  • December 6, 1920 - July 30, 2017
  • Davenport, Washington

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EHLENFELDT, Helen A. (Age 96) -

Passed away July 30, 2017 in Davenport, WA her home. Helen was born December 6, 1920 in Reardan, WA to Clifford and Bertha (McClure) Palmer. She married Keith Ehlenfeldt on Easter Sunday, April 9, 1939 in Davenport, WA. Helen is survived by two sons Bob Ehlenfeldt and Bill Ehlenfeldt and one daughter Trissie Sanguinet. She has five grandchildren Holly (Brian) Stockman, Amy Ehlenfeldt, Charles (Kara) Ehlenfeldt, Michelle (Rob) Hopp, Christine (Mark Downey) Sanguinet, and nine great grandchildren Ashleigh (Brady), Tyler, Kristopher, Megee, Michael, Cole, Joshua (Jessica), Rochelle and Megan. Extended family Ben (Julie) McBride and their children Morgan (Kurt), Amanda and Scott, Mary (Ron) Hollis and daughter Jennifer (Josh), Jay (Tracey) Sanguinet and their children Sean (Emily), Kyle, Jean and Trent. Helen was preceded in death by her husband Keith in 2002, son-in-law Jean Sanguinet, daughter-in-law Colleen Ehlenfeldt, grandchildren Michael Sanguinet and Annette Sanguinet McBride. She was a member of the Davenport-Edwall United Methodist Church, Lincoln County Historical Society. Helen was a nurse's aide when Lincoln Hospital first opened. She loved the work and her coworkers. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, playing her ukulele, singing for family and in the choir and dancing, but her family and friends were most important to her. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Davenport-Edwall United Methodist Church, Davenport, WA with Pastor Lucas Boomsma, officiating. Interment will be held at the Mondovi Cemetery, Davenport, WA. Memorials may be made to the Davenport-United Methodist Church or to the Union Gospel Mission. Please sign the online guestbook at www.stratefuneralhome.com. STRATE FUNERAL HOME, DAVENPORT, WA is caring for the Ehlenfeldt family.