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Helen Marie Probst

Posted on Thursday, 20th April 2017 | Brainerd

February 25, 1932 to April 18, 2017

Helen Marie Probst

Helen M. Probst, age 85, resident of Brainerd, passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Essentia – St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd. Helen was born on February 25, 1932 in Brainerd to Albert and Arcelia Mae (Kreklow) Christiansen. Helen was united in marriage to Warren G. Probst on September 18, 1954. She dearly loved her family especially her grandchildren and was fond of gardening.

Survivors include her sons, Richard (Dedith) Probst of Brainerd and grandson, David, Thomas (Gina) Probst, of Littleton, CO and grandchildren, Daniel, Nicholas and Christopher; daughter, Sandra Probst (Lee Vande Weerd) of Brookings, SD.

She was preceded in death by her husband Warren; sisters, Martha (Bridgie) Wieshalla and Nancy Hill.

Services will be held 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Bethany Good Samaritan Chapel in Brainerd with Pastor Mark Skinner officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd and will continue from 12:30 p.m. until the time of services at Bethany Good Samaritan on Saturday. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Brainerd.

In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to Good Samaritan Society – Bethany Garden Fund or Bethlehem Lutheran Church – Kitchen Fund.

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