Helen M. Mott, age 87, of Kingsford, went to
be with her Savior on Friday, November 24, 2017 at Freemanís Nursing and
Rehabilitation Community. She was born on July 1, 1930 in Borup, Minnesota, the
daughter of the late Helmer and Minnie (Dahl) Eastvold.
Helen was a
Registered Nurse. She worked as an Obstetrics Nurse at Dickinson County Memorial
Hospital and as the school nurse for Iron Mountain Public Schools.
She married Donald Mott on August 16, 1952 in
Minnesota. The couple celebrated 65 years of marriage this year.
Helen was a
member of the First Covenant Church, where she taught Sunday School and sang in
the church choir. For over fifty years she sang with the Singing Strings. She
was a member of the Covenant Women; and enjoyed knitting and gardening.
survived by her husband Donald; seven children Donald (Nancy) Mott of Aurora,
Cynthia (Bruce) Strutz of Merriman, JoAnn (Gary) Boucher of Spring Hill
Louisiana, Diane (Gerald) Anderson of Ellsworth, Wisconsin, Linda (Tom) Winer of
Ada, Michigan, Jon (Donna) Mott of Stevens Point, and Jeffrey (Sheila) Mott of
Madison, South Dakota; two sisters Mildred Trochmann of Ulen, Minnesota and
Harriet (Bill) Lewis of Des Moines, Iowa; one son-in-law Todd Anderson of
Minnesota, 24 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, her cat Daisy and many
nieces and nephews.
preceded in death by one daughter Debbie Anderson and three brothers John,
Harold, and Clifford Eastvold.
will be held on Tuesday from 10:00 AM until 12:00 Noon at First Covenant Church.
Funeral services will follow at Noon at the church. Rev. Peter Erickson will
be in the Quinnesec Cemetery.
In lieu of
flowers, a memorial will be established.
has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the
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