My condolences to you Tammy, and Ryan, Sarah, Amanda, and the little ones.
The obituary clearly captures your deep feelings toward this lady who clearly "did it her way".
I hope you will be comforted by the memories as you reminiscue together over the years as a family.
Love and prayers from Nancy (family friend)
I did not know any of Helen's family but the obituary so clearly defined the person I knew from playing bingo with her. The light that shone from her was a beacon drawing so many to enjoy her exuberance and joy. So fortunate are we to have shared her wonder and glory. And now she exits this performance just to make what I'm sure is an outstanding entrance to the next. Go get em beautiful Helen. I'm sure they know you are ARRIVING!