Celebrating the life of Helen L. Eilders
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Helen is lovingly survived by her children, Janet Anderson of Pecatonica, Linda (Larry) Ingram of German Valley, and Vernon (Mary Beth) Eilders of German Valley; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Gladys Bardell of Freeport; numerous nieces and nephews; and dear friends, Erma Ball of German Valley and Betty Bardell of Pecatonica. She was predeceased by her husband, Emmert Eilders in 1983; daughters, Patricia and Leean Eilders; sons, Russell and Richard Eilders; son-in-law, Dennis Anderson; brothers, Harold and Carl Bardell and John and Everett Strohacker; and sister, Rose Mary Bardell.
Service 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 20, 2015, in Silver Creek Reformed Church, 326 S. Bunker Hill Road, German Valley, with the Rev. Grant Mulder officiating. Burial in White Oak Cemetery, Forreston. Visitation 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, November 19, 2015, in the church.