Wilma "Willie" Mae Songalewski (Helwig)

1929 - 2018


Wilma "Willie" Mae Songalewski (Helwig), 89 yrs, of Monroe died, October 12, 2018 in ProMedica Monroe Skilled Nursing and Rehab., Monroe, MI. Friends may call at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, Wednesday October 17, 2018, from 2-8 PM. A service will be held on Thursday October 18, 2018, in Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, at 11 AM. Pastor Ted Kerr III of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Ida, MI, will officiate. Burial will be in Lulu Cemetery, Ida, MI.


Born October 7, 1929, in Lincoln Park, MI. Wilma was the daughter of Norman and Emma (Helwig) LeBlanc. She was a 1948 Summerfield Township High School Graduate. She was a life member of the American Legion Lynn C. Weeman Post 514 Ladies Auxiliary. She loved flowers, yard work, sewing, knitting, crocheting, donating lap blankets for the VA Hospital and was a great cook.


Survivors include: sons, Scott (Nan Owens), Jessie (Cathy), Dean (Kelli); grandchildren, Ryan, Rachel, Derek, Samantha, Steve, Dan, Devroe, Deagan and great-grandchildren, Justin, Matthew and Aubry. She was preceded in death by her parents, infant daughters, Janna and Marie and a brother and a sister-in-law, Richard and Jaie.


Memorial contributions can be made to: American Legion Lynn C. Weeman Post 514 Ladies Auxillary.