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Helen Joan (Long, Cummings) Robertson

October 20, 1947 January 9, 2020
Helen Joan (Long, Cummings) Robertson
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Obituary for Helen Joan (Long, Cummings) Robertson

Vinton--Helen Joan (Long, Cummings) Robertson of Memphis Mo, formerly of Vinton, passed away January 9, 2020 at her home.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4 to 7 pm, Friday, January 17, 2020 at Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home in Vinton.

Helen was born October 20, 1947 to Clark and Maxine (Lindsey) Long in Urbana, Iowa. She was a 1966 graduate of Washington High School in Vinton. Helen was united in marriage May 15, 1993 to Dale Robertson in Linn County Iowa. Helen was a member of the Prairie Creek Christian Church. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy, as well as her home in Memphis and her flower and vegetable garden.

She is survived by her husband, Dale, of Memphis, Mo; her three children from a previous marriage, Mike Cummings of Vinton, Jen (Mitch) Kuhn of Urbana and Ryan Cummings of Vinton; two granddaughters, Leah and Kaitlyn of Urbana; grandson, Jacob, of Vinton; sister, Mildred Kisling; brother Jim (Martha) Long and sister-in- law Diane Long, all of Vinton; stepchildren, Diane (Rob) Beatty of Florida and David Robertson of Belle Plaine; 3 grandchildren, Brandon Beatty, Breanna and Dalton Robertson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Wayne; brother-in-law Fred; 2 nieces and 1 nephew.

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4:00 AM 1/17/2020 4:00:00 AM - 7:00 PM 1/17/2020 7:00:00 PM
Van Steenhuyse Funeral Home

1212 1st Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349

Van Steenhuyse Funeral Home
1212 1st Avenue Vinton 52349 IA
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