Sunday, May 20, 2012



AGE: 92

ADDRESS: 132 S. 7th Street, Medford, City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 10:55 P.M. Saturday, May 19 at the Memorial Nursing and Rehab Center, Medford where she had resided for the past 7 weeks; where she was surrounded by her loving family.

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: Memorial Services for Helen will be held at a later date

PLACE OF BURIAL: Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date in Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 30, 1919 in Hartland Township, Pierce County

EDUCATION: Attended Forest Home School

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: April 9, 1949 at Red Wing, Minn. to John F. Lorenz and he preceded her in death on May 28, 1972.

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Helen worked at City Hospital in Red Wing, Minn. as a Licensed Practical Nurse for a number of years. After their marriage, they moved to the City of Medford where Helen was a Homemaker and Mother. She was an avid reader. Helen enjoyed baking, canning, gardening and most of all being with her family, especially her grandchildren.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Jean Neumueller of Medford, Patricia “Patti” (Dennis) Christianson of Medford and Michael “Mike” Lorenz of Las Vegas, Nevada

GRANDCHILDREN: Reece (Heidi) Neumueller of St. Paul, Minnesota, Hailey Neumueller of Chilton, WI, Mickey Christianson of Medford and Andrea (Jack) Buksa of Rib Lake, WI

GREAT -GRANDCHILDREN: Chase Neumueller and Megan Buksa
Step-Great-Grandson: Tyler Buksa

DECEASED BROTHERS/SISTERS: Myron Mewhorter in infancy, Alfred Mewhorter, Martina Bjork, Edward Mewhorter, Jessie Lind and Walter Mewhorter

DECEASED FATHER: Ernest Mewhorter

DECEASED MOTHER: Helga A. Mewhorter (Maiden Name: Erickson)

OTHER INFORMATION: Hemer Funeral Home of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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