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Helen L. Gordon

June 22, 1937 - April 10, 2018

Helen L. Gordon, 80, of Homer, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Laurels of Coldwater. She was born June 22, 1937 in Addison to Avery and Ethel (Poling) Johnson. Helen married Charles E. Gordon on October 31, 1955 and he preceded her in death in 2015.

She graduated from Litchfield High School in 1955. Helen was a member of South Litchfield Baptist Church and loved flowers, gardening, cross stitching, sewing, quilting and cooking.

Helen is survived by Dwight Olney, daughters, Teresa (Jeff) Ripley of Sparta and Nancy (Craig) VanSingel of Grand Rapids; sons, Kenneth (Sue) Gordon of Litchfield, Jeffrey Gordon of Hastings, Mark Gordon of Zeeland and Tim (Tracy) Gordon of Sparta; sister, Doris Lampman of Parma; brother, Donald Johnson of Jackson; ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Charles, Helen was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Wallace, Avery Jr. and Merrill Johnson and one sister, Irene White.

Funeral services for Helen L. Gordon will be Friday, April 13, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Litchfield with Pastor Ken Pierpont officiating. Interment will follow in the Mount Hope Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation on Thursday from 5-8 PM.

Memorials are suggested to South Litchfield Baptist Church.



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Friday, April 13, 2018
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Friday, April 13, 2018
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