Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices ePubs Subscribe Archives
Today is August 19, 2014
home news sports feature opinion fyi society obitsmultimedia

Front Page » May 24, 2011 » Obituaries » Helen Edwards Markosek
Published 1,183 days ago

Helen Edwards Markosek


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

PRICE - Our wonderful mother, grandmother, sister and longtime friend, Helen Evaline Edwards Markosek, passed away May 19, 2011 at Parkdale Care Center in Price at the age of 97.

She was born Dec. 23, 1913 in Florence, Colo., to Thomas and Flora Hasemyer Edwards.

Married Frank Markosek, Oct. 17, 1936 in Salt Lake City and for the past 40 years she remained widowed after the sudden passing of her husband on May 17, 1971.

Helen was a longtime resident of Sunnyside prior to moving to Price. For years she was an active member of the Price Ladies of Elks and Naomi Chapter #13 Order of the Eastern Star. Helen loved to Polka and she enjoyed many memorable times while attending the Slovenian Home in Spring Glen. Her family was her pride and joy and she loved sharing time with her relatives and friends. Helen was very outgoing, energetic, and she loved to keep busy. She loved working in her garden, being outdoors, traveling, playing card games and was passionate about her crochet work.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the entire staff at Parkdale Care Center for the excellent care shown to Helen and her family.

She is survived by her daughter, Roselyn (Gordon) Bates, Gilbert, Ariz; son, Frank E. (Trudy) Markosek, Price; brother, Ed Edwards, Price; grandchildren, Kristine (Ben) Kuntz, Queen Creek, Ariz., Steffnie (Ron) Beck, Fountain Hills, Ariz., Tammy (Pete) Ardohain, Price, Teri Markosek, Price; great-grandchildren, Tyler, Ashley, Demi, Danny, Reece and Aleece; her special nieces and nephew, Tommy Parry, Earlene Cox, Myrlene Hider, Gaylene Ori and Mary Porter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Elizabeth; and brother, Wilford.

Graveside service, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 11 a.m., Price City Cemetery. Family will be at Mitchell Funeral Home Wednesday morning from 10-10:40 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends are welcome to share memories of Helen at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.

article goes here



Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Article Photos  
Browse / enlarge – (1 total)
Print photo(s) with article
Get photo reprints on CD
NOTE: To print only the article and included photos, use the print photo(s) with article link above.
Web Poll  
April 24, 2014
Do you think armed militia and individuals should have joined the protest last weekend concerning the removal of the cattle owned by Cliven Bundy from BLM land in Southern Nevada?
Yes
No
Don't know
Don't care

View Results


Obituaries  
May 24, 2011
Recent Obituaries
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Sun Advocate, 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Sun Advocate.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us