Sunday, August 19, 2012

Helen M. Daft

Miss Helen M. Daft, 92, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, August 19, 2012, at Harmony Living Center of Racine. Helen was born in Oconto Falls on March 12, 1920, to the late Gottfried and Pauline (nee: Kading) Daft.

She lived most of her life in the Racine area. She taught school for 42 years starting at a one-room, 8-graded school and ended her career after many years of teaching first grade at Fratt. She was also an active member of Racine Bible Church, serving in a variety of capacities.

She is survived by one sister-in-law, June Daft; 9 nieces and nephews; 18 great-nieces and nephews; and a number of great-great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother Fred, and sister- in -law, Betty; brother Henry; sister, Martha and brother-in-law, Adolph; and two nieces, Mary Primuth and Cathy Daft; and nephew, Bob Daft.

Funeral services in honor of Helen will be held at Racine Bible Church, 12505 Spring St., on Tuesday, August 28, 2012, at 2 p.m. with Rev. John Miesel officiating. Relatives and friends may meet with the family on Tuesday at the church from 12:30 p.m. until the time of service. Private interment will be held at Caledonia Memorial Park. Memorials may be directed to Racine Bible Church.

1212 Lathrop Ave., Racine 262-634-3361

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