Helen Pauline Cullerton 1915 - 2009 Overland Park
Memorial services for Helen Pauline Cullerton, 93, Leawood, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Johnson County Chapel, Overland Park.
Mrs. Cullerton died Tuesday, April 21, 2009.
She was born Nov. 12, 1915, in South Dakota, the daughter of Hans and Milda Asper.
Mrs. Cullerton graduated from nursing school at Methodist Hospital in Mitchell, S.D. She worked in hospitals, doctor’s offices and was a school nurse.
She was a charter member of Faith Lutheran Church, Prairie Village. Her hobbies included sewing, music and playing the piano. She also enjoyed homemaking, playing bridge, reading and crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Cullerton married Robert DeMers Cullerton in February 1944 in Butte, Mont. He preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.
Survivors include a son, Robert D. Cullerton Jr. and wife Mary, Athens, Ga.; two daughters, Sally Cullerton, Boulder, Colo., and Pamela Cullerton, Lawrence; a brother, Russ Asper and wife Geri, Red Wing, Minn.; a sister, Lorraine Minier, San Jose, Calif.; four grandchildren, John and Anne Cullerton and Derek and Scott Prater; and two great-grandchildren, Clara and Robbie Cullerton.
The family suggests memorials to a charity of the donor’s choice.