- Local Guide
Helen Marie Vantilburg, 86, of Celina, died on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.
She was born on Oct. 14, 1925, in Hopewell Township, to Lawrence Schaadt and Esther Viereck, and they preceded her in death.
On Nov. 14, 1944, she married Harold Vantilburg, and he preceded her in death on April 14, 2009.
She is survived by two sons, James (Brenda) Vantilburg of Celina and Mark (Anna) Vantilburg of Crestwood, Ky.; a daughter, Janet (Gary) Morrison of Celina; a sister-in-law; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. John Lutheran Church in Celina, with the Rev. Jeff Gramza officiating.
Burial will be held in North Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Cisco Funeral Home in Celina and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Lutheran Church.
Condolences may be left at CiscoFuneralHome.com.