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“Brian and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. Between bowling & family it seems like we have know Helen forever. You would never see her without a...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Lynette Ebersole - Sterling, IL

“Helen was one of the nicest women I ever knew.She always had a smile and a hug for me. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Terri Pobanz - Geneseo, IL

“Vickie, I am so sorry about your Mom. I have many "Galt" memories of her. I did her hair every week and we would have great conversations. She was a ...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Julie Falcon - Sterling, IL

“Sincere condolences to Helen's family. I remember many Monday nights bowling with Helen. She was a special lady and everyone loved her. May fond...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Judi Schaefer - Sterling, IL

“So sorry to hear about Aunt Helen. Always great memories of her from our few gatherings; and I know Dad loved and cared for her deeply! She will be...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Pat Berg - Waco, TX - Family

“My condolences on the passengers no of your Mom Vicky and to your family. I know how much she'll be missed. Blessings to you all ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Lori Aylard - Gilroy, CA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you Vickie, and your entire family. Helen was one of the sweetest lady's I've ever known. Cherish the many...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Dianne Behrens - Morrison, IL

“Hi, Dale. I am Connie Wolber Roberts I married Neal Roberts also of Emerson. I just wanted you to know Neal and I are thinking of you as you go...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Connie (Wolber) Roberts - IL

“We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Helen's passing. She was always the fun aunt. We really enjoyed being around her. She will be missed by all. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Darrell & Kathy Berg - Midlothian, TX

“Condolences Vickie & Don!Nothing but fond memories of Helen! ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Eric Friesen - Sterling, IL

“Helen was our neighbor in Galt and we loved talking with her everytime she was outside - she spoke highly of her family and her grandchildren, and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Jackie and Joe Greer - Galt, IL


Helen M. Warren
Helen M. Warren, age 92, of Sterling, died Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Regency Care of Sterling.
Helen was born September 1, 1925, in Mt. Erie the daughter of Bedie and Pearl (Vandaveer) Berg. She was a school teacher in Orchardville and later married Earl Warren on May 22, 1946 in Sterling. He preceded her in death on December 15, 1975. Helen was an avid bowler and enjoyed gardening, playing bingo and going to casinos. Most of all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren and her great granddaughter.
Survivors include two sons, Dean Warren and Dale Warren both of Sterling; one daughter, Vickie (Donald) Goshert of Sterling; one brother, Henry "Frank" Berg of Texas; two grandchildren, Collin Goshert of Sterling and Paige Goshert of Chicago; one great granddaughter, Emery Goshert of Surprise, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; three brothers, Duey Berg, Carrol Berg and Bud Berg; and two sisters, Irene Berg and Zula Grace Blessing.
A gathering of family and friends will be Friday, March 23, 2018, from 9:30 – 11:00 AM at the McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Avenue, Sterling. Memorial services will be Friday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with Pastor Brad Wilson of the First United Methodist Church in Sterling officiating.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to help with Helen's son, Dean's, expenses.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.