Helen May Hartung (1919-2001)
|Helen May Hartung Coveyou|
Class of 1938
|Born:||24 Jun 1919 Petoskey, Michigan|
|Died:||14 May 2001 Petoskey, Michigan|
|Father:||George Balsfor Hartung|
|Mother:||Ida Marie Robinson|
Doris Merna Hartung|
Waunetta J. Hartung
Helen May Hartung
Alice Lela Hartung
Mavis Muriel Hartung
|Spouse:||Ralph L. Coveyou|
|Married:||21 Sep 1939 Petoskey, Michigan|
Martha J. Coveyou
Susan K. Coveyou
Petoskey News-Review, Monday, May 14, 2001:
Helen Coveyou, 81, of Harbor Springs, died May 14, 2001, at Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs with the Rev. Ed Warner of the Stutsmanville Chapel officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, Harbor Springs.
Helen was born June 24, 1919, in Petoskey, the daughter of George and Ida (Robinson) Hartung. She grew up and attended school in Harbor Springs.
On Sept. 21, 1939, she married Ralph Coveyou in Petoskey.
Helen was a homemaker who loved spending time with her family, collecting rocks and watching birds, the cardinal being her favorite.
Helen is survived by her five children, George (Sherry) Coveyou of Corpus Christi, Texas, Martha (William) Taylor of Lansing, Alice (Thomas) Smith of Colorado Springs, Colo., Monica Coveyou of Harbor Springs, and Susan (Richard) Lasley of Harbor Springs; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters, Doris Swiss of Harbor Springs, and Alice (Joseph) Bodzick of Harbor Springs; and several nieces and nephews.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph, in 1985; and two sisters, Waunetta Booth and Mavis Slifka.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Northern Michigan Hospital or to Hospice of Little Traverse Bay.
Visitation will be noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at Schiller Funeral Home, Harbor Springs.
- Birth: Emmet County, Michigan, Birth Record:
- Number: 323
- Name: Hartung, Helen May
- Date of Birth: June 24, 1919
- Date of Record: Apr. 15, 1920
- Color/Sex/Legitimacy: W, F, Leg.
- Birthplace: Harbor Springs
- Residence of Parents: Harbor Springs
- Father: George B. Hartung
- Birth place: Michigan
- Occupation: Carpenter
- Mother: Ida M. Robinson
- Birth Place: Michigan
- Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
- COVEYOU, Ralph & HARTUNG, Helen
- Date of Marriage: 9/21/1939
- Liber: 5
- Folio: 53
- Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
- COVEYOU, Helen M.
- Date of Death: 5/14/2001
- Liber: 2001
- Folio: 183
- Place of Death: Petoskey, MI
- Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Index, Petoskey, Michigan:
- Coveyoy, Helen (Hartung)
- Age: 81
- Born: 6/24/1919
- Died: 5/14/2001
- Burial: 0/00/0000
- Cemetery: Lakeview, Harbor Springs
- Obituary: on File