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Helen Mae (Gutzwiller) Meyer

May 19, 1935 ~ August 29, 2021 (age 86)

Obituary

Helen Mae Meyer, 86, of Duluth, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 29, 2021, in Westwood Terrace at the Benedictine Living Community. 

Helen was born on May 19, 1935, in St. Michael, MN to Joseph and Mary Gutzwiller.

Helen grew up in St. Michael, and she graduated from Buffalo High School in 1953.

She married Ray Meyer on February 27, 1960, and they built a beautiful life together. Helen’s family and faith were incredibly important to her. Helen enjoyed flowers, holding hands, the beauty of different colors, card games, desserts, and spending time with her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ray; her parents; brothers, Lester, Earl, Joseph, and Jim Gutzwiller; and sister, Irene Eicher.

Helen is survived by son, Ollie (Mary) Meyer; granddaughter, Jenna; sister, Imelda Eicher, and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.

SERVICE: A visitation will take place on Sunday, September 19 at 1:00pm, followed by a service at 2:00pm at Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E 2nd Street, Duluth, MN 55805.

The family would like to thank the caregivers at Westwood Terrace and Essentia Health Hospice for their care, support, and love. 

Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, 218-727-3555, please visit www.dfhduluth.com to sign the online guestbook.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Helen Mae (Gutzwiller) Meyer, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Sunday
September 19, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dougherty Funeral Home
600 E 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55805

Funeral Service
Sunday
September 19, 2021

2:00 PM
Dougherty Funeral Home
600 E 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55805

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