“Our family would like to thank you for all your help during our time of loss. We were very impressed with how everything was handled — from your quick response the night of J’s passing — quick and with great respect in removing him from our home, to the processing of all the paperwork and details and to how wonderful he looked at the final private viewing for our family. It meant a lot that we could all be together to see him one final time. Thank you again for everything.”
— The S. Family
Helen Bell Engelbach
July 13, 1909 - July 04, 2012
Helen Bell Engelbach, age 102 of Warrenville, IL passed away peacefully at home on July 4, 2012. Born July 13, 1909 in Titusville, PA, she graduated from Thiel College with a degree in chemistry. She married Robert Engelbach in 1933 and settled in Warrenville in 1945. She taught for 30 years and retired in 1975. After retirement, she served as president and treasurer of the Warrenville Public Library Board. Helen is survived by her children Georgia (Robert) Williams, Bruce (Jean) Engelbach, Gordon (Halina) Engelbach and Joyce (Terry) Szpiech. Proud grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of 12 and fond aunt of two. She was preceded in death by her husband, and her son Gary. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Warrenville Public Library would be appreciated. A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2012 from 9:00- 10:00 AM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services followed by a memorial service at 10:00 AM with Rev. Robert McNeill officiating. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date.