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Helen M. Friedhoff

Helen M. Friedhoff

Helen M. Friedhoff, age 84, of Timber Point Healthcare Center, formerly of Quincy, died on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in Timber Point. She was born on July 8, 1935 in Quincy, IL the daughter of Maurice and Clara (Hoebing) Wand. She married William C. Friedhoff in 1960. He preceded her in death on February 16, 1984.

Helen worked at Motorola for over 25 years. She also had worked at Davis Cleaver, Quincy Compressor and Micro Energy.

Helen was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church. Helen loved to dance. She loved to work in her yard and garden. She enjoyed camping, garage sales, and bus trips with her friends. She also was a member of Triple Oaks and the Rocky Point Club.

She is survived by:
THREE CHILDREN: Jeff Friedhoff (Charlotte) of Quincy; Jill Friedhoff (Arnold Kapushion) of Evergreen, CO; and Janet Draudt (Jay) of Hannibal, MO.
STEP-CHILDREN: Kathy Friedhoff and Judy McCallister (Tony).
GRANDCHILDREN: Levi Holtschlag, Denver Friedhoff and Casandra Draudt
SIBLINGS: Florence Wand, Pauline Uppinghouse and Ruthie Wand.
LONG TIME SPECIAL FRIEND: Jake Bunte
Numerous nieces, nephews, step-grandchildren, and other relatives also survive.

In addition to her husband, Helen was also preceded in death by her parents, siblings: Henry Wand, Rita Dreier, Sam Wand, Theresa Halfpap, Joe Wand, Margaret Klauser and Angela Wand in infancy, stepchildren: Linda Smith and William Friedhoff.

Due to the restrictions for public gathering caused by the COVID-19 epidemic, the funeral services for Helen are private for immediate family only. The family wishes to thank all of their friends and extended family for their love and support at this time. Please be with us in prayer. Please feel free to send a card or note to the family directly or through the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested be made to the Quincy Humane Society.

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From:
Aneta (De Weese) Peters
Quincy, IL
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Thoughts and prayers for the family. I worked with Helen at Micro Energy she was a terrific lady.
From:
Ron & Mary Felker
Hannibal, MO
Comments:
Sorry to hear. God bless your family with peace and comfort.
From:
Linda Meyer
Quincy, IL
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Toni, so sorry to hear about your Aunt. My prayers are with you and your family.
From:
Bruce Hutton
Quincy, IL
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Jeff - So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Thoughts and prayers for the entire family is sent your way.
From:
Slivickis Suzi, Deb, & Carol
Fairdale, ND
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Deepest sympathy from Norma Lee's daughters huggs & prayers at this difficult time.
From:
Jackie SMMONS
Elizabeth, CO
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Jill,Janet and Cassie I am here for you all may you feel the peace and love of your mom and grandma. I love you all
From:
Paula Eastin
Hannibal, MO
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Janet, We're holding you and your family close in prayer....Coffee is on anytime you're ready...Love, Paula
From:
Diane Rees
Center, MO
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Jan - I'm so very sorry for your loss! I'm sure your momma is in Heaven asking God to give you comfort through this hard time. Call me if you need to talk. Love you, my friend!