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Eloise Helpingstine


July 2, 1917
November 13, 2018

Visitation 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 17, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin
Funeral 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 17, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin

Evelyn “Eloise” Helpingstine, 101, of Mishawaka, Indiana passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Sprenger Healthcare of Mishawaka, Indiana.

Eloise was born July 2, 1917 to Earl and Lucy (Crane) Bryant. On May 17, 1947 she married Otto Helpingstine and he passed away September 22, 1984. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, and a daughter-in-law, Millie Redburn.

Eloise is survived by her daughter, Jeannie (James) Holmes of Mishawaka, Indiana; three sons, John Redburn of Ellenton, Florida, Patrick (Eveie) Helpingstine of Decatur, Alabama, and Dale (Judy) Helpingstine of Cassopolis, Michigan; and loving grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin with Chaplain Joannie Naraghi officiating. Interment will be in Harvey’s Cemetery in Kell. Friends and relatives are respectfully invited to visiting hours from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Saturday. Online condolences and memories of Eloise may be shared with the family at and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.
We love you mom and we will miss you always, your family.