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Helen Comeau

October 4, 1930 — May 21, 2019

Helen L. Comeau

October 4, 1930 – May 21, 2019

Niles – Helen L. (Dewey) Comeau, 88, passed away at 7:55pm on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in her home.

Helen was born on October 4, 1930 in Lawton, OK to Marion W. and Ruby Clara Mae (Atkins) Dewey. On May 27, 1949 in Peru, IN, Helen married Edwin Tyler "Ted" Comeau and he passed away on January 8, 2016. Helen was also preceded in death by brother, Robert Franklin Dewey and sisters, Dorothy Mae Dewey and Nancy Lee Dennison.

Helen is survived by her daughter, Sheba Jean (Jim) Kasa; grandchildren, Kristen (Chris) Haggerty and Kerri Kasa; great-grandsons, Michael and Matthew Haggerty; brothers and sisters, John E. (Mary) Dewey, Jim L. (Mary) Dewey, Vera B. Robertson, Roger A. Dewey, Richard E. (Shelia) Dewey, Delores A. Lane, Theresa E. (Duane) Vance, and Jackie K. Green; and several nieces and nephews.

Helen owed her own business out of her home making curtains. She enjoyed sewing. In the 1960’s she worked at Pawating Hospital in Niles. She enjoyed the circus and was the first woman president of the Motorcycle Club that she belonged to.

Visitation will be from 2-4pm on Friday, May 31, 2019 in HALBRITTER WICKENS FUNERAL HOME, 815 E. Main St., Niles.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Halbritter Wickens Funeral Home

615 E Main St, Niles, MI 49120

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