She was born July 18, 1925 in Mt. Carmel, N.D. She married Stephen Hell and moved to the Wadena area from North Dakota in the early 1950s. They later moved to Seattle.
The Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, April 20 in Washington. A committal service was held at Washintgon Memorial Park. Casket bearers were Ryan Hell, Tyler Hell, Buck (Glen) Kitchin, Shane Kitchin, Jeremy Kitchin and Tony Kitchin.