Carol A. Helinske, age 71, of St. Paul, formerly of Minneapolis, passed away peacefully Monday, June 27, 2011.
Carol was born in Cokato, the daughter of Louis Hintz and Emma Christoffer.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Garlen; and a sister, Germaine Hollerbach.
Carol is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Donald; children, Gregory, Timothy (John Montour), and Cara (Greg) Kvanbek; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service took place Friday, July 1 at 3 p.m. at Wulff Funeral Home in St. Paul, with a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to the service.
Arrangements were handled by Wulff Funeral Home; www.wulfffuneralhome.com.