Saturday, February 6, 2016

Updated: Obituary for parishoner Helen Bleemel

 Helen Lucille Bleemel, 93, of Mt. Washington, passed away Friday, February 5, 2016 at Baptist Health in Louisville.

She was the former Helen Lloyd, a retired employee of General Electric, and a faithful member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Bleemel; her parents, Vaughn and Hester Lloyd; and a brother, Hillary Lloyd. Helen is survived by her foster family, Mary Cook, Nancy, Marilyn and Randy (Brenda) Staples; along with 11 Grandchildren; and one Great Grandson.

Her funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with entombment in Resthaven Memorial Park.  Friends may visit from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy are suggested to Hosparus of Louisville.

Please pray for Helen's eternal rest and joy in the Kingdom, and peace and comfort for her family and friends.