Helen HEIMLICH (daughter
of Paul HEIMLICH and Alma Louise KRUMWIEDE) was born on 18 Jul 1923 in Lake Dalton,
Wisconsin. She died on 2 Jul 1997 in Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois.461
BUCKLEY - Helen L. Garrelts, 73, of Buckley, died Wednesday (July 2, 1997) at
Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the Ford-Baier Funeral Home, Buckley,
and from noon Sunday until the 1 p.m. services at St. John's Lutheran Church,
Buckley, where she was a member. The Rev. Gunard Heikkila will officiate.
Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Buckley. Pallbearers will be Ron and Donnie
Knuth, Mason Rodgers, Eddie Cleary, Mike Dow and Barry Schlickman. Honorary pallbearer
will be Jeremy Garrelts.
Memorials may be made to St. John's Church, Loda Senior Citizens or a charity
of the donor's choice.
She was born July 18, 1923 at Lake Dalton, Wis., the daughter of Paul and Alma
Krumwiede Heimlich. Her parents are deceased.
She married Carl Knuth in 1940 at Buckley. He died in 1959.
Surviving are her second husband, Robert H. Garrelts, whom she married June 17,
1960 in Buckley; two daughters and four sons, Betty Cleary of Tempe, Ariz., Larry
Knuth of Lake Iroquois, Loda, Donald Knuth and David Paul Garrelts, both of Loda,
Robert H. Garrelts Jr. of Buckley and Linda Garrelts of Rantoul; 11 grandchildren;
eight great- grandchildren; and one brother, Willard Heimlich of Prairie du Sac,
Wis.; and one niece.
For a number of years she was employed by Electronics and Switchcraft, both of
Paxton, retiring from Switchcraft in 1984. She was a member of her church's Ladies
She was buried on 5 Jul 1997 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Buckley, Illinois.19 Section C, Row 25, Plot 73C.
She estate was probated on 18 Aug 1997 in Iroquois County, Illinois.462
In the Circuit Court of
Judicial Circuit, Iroquois County, Illinois
In the Matter of the Estate
Helen L. Garrelts, Deceased.
Notice is given of the death of HELEN L. GARRELTS of R. R. #1, Buckley, IL 60918.
Letters of office were issued to ROBERT H. GARRELTS, of R.R. #1, Buckley, IL
60918, whose attorney is MARTENSEN, ANDREW & NIEMANN, 140 North Taft Street,
P.O. Box 146, Paxton, Illinois 60957.
Claims against the estate may be filed in the Office of the Clerk of the Court
at the Iroquois County Courthouse, 550 South 10th Street, Watseka, Illinois 60970,
or with the representative, or both, on or before the 24th day of February, 1998,
and any claim not filed on or before that date is barred. Copies of a claim
filed with the Clerk must be mailed or delivered to the representative and his
attorney within 10 days after it has been filed.
DATED this 18th day of August, 1997.
/s/Robert H. Garrelts, Legal Representative
MARTENSEN, ANDREW & NIEMANN
140 North Taft Street
P.O. Box 146
Paston, Illinois 60957
Telephone: (217) 379-4311
Au20,27,Se3,L/T Robert GARRELTS and Helen HEIMLICH had the following children: