Helen's Story

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Helen Ann Kuhn (nee Smith), age 85, passed into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was born May 15, 1932 in Hubbell, to Mabel and Stuart G. Smith, the fifth of nine children.
Helen married Robert P. Kuhn on April 21, 1952. Their union of 65 years produced eight children, 20 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, G. Stuart, Lawrence, Robert, James, and Paul; parents, Stuart and Mabel; and beloved grandson, John Eric.
She is survived by husband, Robert; children, Paul (Vicki), David (Holly), Anne (Don) Swartz, Larry (Suzanne), Brian (Chris), John (Jacquelyn), James, Robert (Kelley); and siblings, Brian Smith, Barbara (Dan) Devine, and Marion Light.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Munson Home Healthcare, Munson Hospital, Dr. David Michelin and staff, and Dr. Walter Meeker and staff.
Celebration of life services will be held Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at University of Detroit Jesuit High School with Fr. Munz officiating. A reception will follow at the U of D Commons.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Father Fred Foundation in Traverse City and St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O'Neill Funeral Home.
Published on August 20, 2017
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