Helen Eppert Obituary

Helen Joyce Eppert
Helen Eppert
Helen Joyce Eppert

January 7, 1929 - April 8, 2017
Born in Boone, Iowa
Resided in Madrid, IA
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Helen Eppert, 88, passed away peacefully April 8, 2017 surrounded by her family.

Helen was born to Edmund and Marguerite Henderson on January 7, 1929. She graduated from Luther High School in 1947 and was united in marriage to Richard Eppert on January 4, 1948. They were blessed with four children. Helen loved baking cookies and playing with all the grandkids!

Helen was preceded in death by her husband, parents and four sisters. She is survived by her four children, Barbara Kerr, twin sons Roland (Deb) and Ronald (Jackie), and son Craig (Julie), 10 grandchildren (Pat, Craig, Alison, Chris, David, Mark, Amanda, Lisa, Ryan and Robbie), 11 great-grandchildren (Morgan, Taylor Jordan, Konnor, Cali, Madison, Kennedy, Colby, Rylie, Ava and Anica), one great-great granddaughter (Haidynne) with another great grandchild on the way, as well as 3 sisters and one brother.

A visitation will be held 6-8pm, Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Iles Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Funeral Home, 202 S Market St in Madrid, Iowa. A service celebrating Helen's life will be held at 10:30am, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at St. Paul's Church, 115 S Cedar Street in Madrid.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Association or St. Paul's Church.
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Arrangements by Iles Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Chapel




Sundberg - Kirkpatrick
202 S. Market Street
Madrid, IA US 50156
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Paul's United Church of Christ
115 S. Cedar Street
Madrid, IA US 50156
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
10:30 AM
Squire Boone Cemetery
Rural Luther
Luther, IA US 50152
Wednesday, April 12, 2017


St. Paul's United Church of Christ
115 S. Cedar Street
Madrid, IA US 50156
Alzheimer's Association*
1730 - 28th Street
West Des Moines, IA US 50265