Helen A. Salo (Gies)
1922 - 2018
Helen A. Salo (Gies), 96 yrs, of Temperance, MI, died Monday May 21, 2018, in Hickory Ridge of Temperance under the care of Promedica Hospice. Friends may call on Tuesday May 29, 2018, at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, Mi, from 2-8 PM. She will lie in state on Wednesday May 30, 2018, from 10 AM until the Mass of the Resurrection at 11AM in St. Gabriel Catholic Parish, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Ida, MI. Fr. Gerard Cupple will officiate. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park, LaSalle, MI.
Born April, 26, 1922, in Ida, MI. Helen was the daughter of John and Rose (Gotha) Gies. She attended Federman School in Ida, MI. She married Norman Salo on June 21, 1949, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Ida, MI. Norman died January 9, 1985. Helen was a Cashier for 30 yrs, working for Gruber's in Ida, and Foodtown in Monroe, Temperance and Lambertville until she retired in 1984. She was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Parish, St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Christians Mother's. Helen loved to travel and crochet.
Survivors include: daughters, Beverly (Robert Jr.) Nutt, Patricia Parker; sisters-in-law, Ruth Gies, Cora Salo; 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, brother, Kenneth Gies and a son-in-law, Dale Parker.
Memorial contributions for Mrs. Salo can be made to: St. Gabriel Catholic Parish, St. Joseph Catholic Church for Masses.