Helene A. Waddell

Helene A. Waddell, 95, of Sheridan, WY, died Tuesday, June 30, 2009 in Sheridan Manor.

Mrs. Waddell was born September 24, 1913 in Linwood, Nebraska to Robert and Mary ( Bobek) Franklin. She grew up in Linwood and graduated from Linwood High School. Mrs. Waddell came to Sheridan, WY in 1934 where she received her nurses training.

Helene married John (Fritz) Waddell in Billings, MT February 8, 1935. The couple made their home in Sheridan, WY. Mrs. Waddell worked at Bentley’s Clothing Store for 25 years and also was a volunteer with meals at Heritage Towers. Mr. Waddell died February 6, 1979.

Mrs. Waddell was a member of Naomi Chapter #2, O. E. S. in Sheridan, social Order of Beauceant, and the American Legion Auxiliary.

Mrs. Waddell is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Memorial graveside service for Helene will be 10:00 A. M. Tuesday, July 7, 2009 in the Oblong Square Masonic #8 Section of the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery with the Rev. Brian Johnson officiating. Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home. 

Memorials in memory of Helene may be made to the Shrine Children’s Hospital, P. O. Box K, Sheridan, WY 82801