Helen I. Murray

Born: Saturday, September 25, 1920
Passed: Friday, October 6, 2017

Graveside Service:
10/19/2017 | 11:00 AM -
Marengo City Cemetery 


Helen I. Murray, 97, of Rockford, died October 6, 2017 in Fairhaven Christian Retirement Home. Born September 25, 1920 in Belvidere, the daughter of Robert R. and Myrtle I. (Ritz) Shearer. Helen graduated from Marengo High School class of 1938. She married John A. Murray on August 7, 1939; he predeceased her December 27, 1992. She worked for 24 years in the mortgage and loan department at Home Federal Savings & Loan; she retired in 1984.

Survived by her niece, Jill Horner; nephew, Bruce (Joni) Kelly; several grandnieces and cousins; and special friends, Barbara and Walter Landgraf. Also, predeceased by her parents; and sister Joan (Duncan) Kelly.

Per Helen's wishes, there will be no funeral services. Graveside Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Marengo Cemetery. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services. To share a memory or send a condolence, visit olsonfh.com.