Helen A. Wonnell 1924 - 2009 Lawrence

Paid family tribute

Funeral services for Helen A. Wonnell, 85, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
She died Friday, July 17, 2009, at Baldwin Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Baldwin City. She had been a resident of Lawrence since moving from De Soto in the late 1950s.
She was born Feb. 23, 1924, in Michigan, the daughter of Fred and Anna Ballor.
She married Charles C. Wonnell on Jan. 17, 1951, at Mount Clemens, Mich.He died Jan. 26, 1998.
Survivors include two daughters, Patricia A. Miller, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., and Sharon R. Gunther, Lawrence; a sister, Lois Cohn, Virginia; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will greet friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to the Family Church of Lawrence, sent in care of the mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent at, subject: Wonnell.

This information was provided to the Journal-World as a paid tribute.