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Helen M. Biddle of Godfrey

  • Helen Biddle

    Helen Biddle

updated: 6/30/2020 10:23 AM

Helen M. Biddle, 75, of Godfrey, passed away on June 28, 2020 at Alton Memorial Rehabilitation & Therapy in Alton.

She was born on May 4, 1945 in Venice, Illinois, the daughter of William and Mary (Gumm) Ledbetter.

Helen retired from the Illinois Department of Corrections where she worked as a correctional officer.

Helen is survived by her son, Jeffrey Biddle of Godfrey; her sister, Lenora (Richard) Orescovich of Godfrey; her brother, George (Judy) Ledbetter of Sparta; two nieces, Karen (Orescovich) Khamee of Grafton and Susan (Ledbetter) Leifer of Red Bud; and two nephews, Robert Orescovich of Tennessee and Scott Ledbetter of Sparta.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

Per her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. A graveside service will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at Methodist Cemetery in New Palestine, Illinois.

Memorials can be made to the Methodist Cemetery in New Palestine; OSF Hospice; Five A's Humane Society or the Godfrey Fire Protection District.

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