Helen Marx

August 29th, 1917 to December 15th, 2018

Helen Marx, 101, of Port Huron, died December 15, 2018.

She was born August 29, 1917 in Burnside, and recently moved from Port Huron to Brighton, MI. She married LaVern Marx on July 20, 1942 in Brown City.

Helen taught at the Harrington School in Lapeer County and retired from Marx Agency which was owned and operated by her husband.

She is survived by her sons, Gary (Mary Anne) Marx and Dennis (Deborah) Marx; daughter-in-law, Pamela Marx; grandchildren, Shannon (Scott) Hall, Steven (Susan) Marx, Christine (Kevin) Espeset, Deanna Marx, Brian (Emilie) Marx, John (Erika) Marx, Heather (Richard) Whitford; nine great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Jennie Henn; her husband, LaVern; her son, Richard; and six sisters.

Visitation will be from 2-5 pm Thursday in Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 4:00 pm.

Helen will lie in state from 9:00 am until the time of the Funeral Mass at 10:00 am Friday, December 21, 2018 in Holy Trinity Parish St. Joseph Catholic Church. The Very Reverend Salvatore Palazzolo, KHS will officiate. The Rite of Christian Burial will take place in Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Parish.

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