Helen M. Williamson
(March 3, 1919 - August 19, 2008)
Helen Marguerite Williamson, 89, of Shelbyville, died at 8:21 a.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2008 in Shelby Memorial Hospital.
Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Visitation from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Friday in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville. Memorials may be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Shelbyville or donor’s choice.
Mrs. Williamson was born on March 3, 1919 in Westervelt, Illinois, the daughter of Andrew and Esther Martz Dagen. Helen was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Shelbyville. She married Kenneth H. Williamson on October 28, 1939 in St. Charles, Missouri. He died on October 10, 2000.
Surviving are her sons, Gary Williamson and wife Gloria of Ashmore and Rodney Williamson and wife Pat of Neoga; grandsons, Brett Williamson and wife Julie of Neoga, Barry Williamson and wife Beth of Windsor, Thomas Williamson and wife Amanda of Ashmore and Wendel Williamson and wife Jennifer of Tucson, Arizona; great granddaughters, Taylor and Olivia Williamson of Windsor and Merideth Williamson of Ashmore; great grandsons, Bart Williamson and wife Misty of Shelbyville, Ted Williamson of Findlay, Isaac Williamson of Ashmore, Andrew and Barrett Williamson of Tucson, Arizona; sisters-in-law, Irene Dagen of Shelbyville and Beulah Donnel of Decatur; nephew, David Dagen of Nashville, Tennessee; and niece, Vickie Craig of Gibson City.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth; brother, Carl Dagen; and great grandson, Tanner Williamson.