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Helen (Widmar) Straub

April 27, 1921 ~ November 19, 2017 (age 96)

The Piano Brothers

Helen Straub, 96, of Staunton, Illinois passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Heritage Health in Staunton. Born April 27, 1921 in Sheldon, Wisconsin, she was a daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. John Widmar. She married Fred Straub in May of 1941, and he passed away in November of 1992. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star of Gillespie, Illinois and the Baptist Church of Staunton.

She is survived by 4 sons, John (Jackie) Straub of Pace, FL; David (Mildred) Straub of Staunton, IL; Robert Straub of Carlinville, IL; Randy (Laura) Straub of Staunton, IL; and 1 daughter, Sally (Darryl) Mayhew of Troy, IL; 19 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death 1 daughter, Peggy Forsythe; 2 brothers and 5 sisters.

Friends may call from 9 to 11 AM on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. A Memorial Service will follow at 11 AM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton with rev. Clint Braman officiating. Memorials are suggested to either the Alzheimer’s Association or to the Family for a memorial garden.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association
Tel: 1-800-272-3900
Web: http://alz.org

The Family



 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
November 25, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Williamson Funeral Home
108 W. Henry St.
Staunton, IL 62088

Memorial Service
Saturday
November 25, 2017

11:00 AM
Williamson Funeral Home
108 W. Henry St.
Staunton, IL 62088


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