Helen Eggen

Friday, January 27, 2012

Helen Eggen, 74, passed away Jan. 25, 2012, at Altoona Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, where she had resided for the last 13 years.

Helen was born Feb. 19, 1937, in Des Moines, to Charles and DeLaine (Holton) Zaver. She was a graduate from East High School. Helen retired from Edward Jones where she worked as a Branch Office Administrator for over 20 years. She loved traveling for her job, and took full advantage to enjoy all the places she visited.

Helen is survived by her son, John David (Becky) Eggen; daughter, Trina Marie (Bill) Buchholtz; sister, Marilyn Matzke; and granddaughter, Kacie Alexandra Eggen.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon St.

Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Burial will be held at Glendale Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in loving memory of Helen.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.