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Helen S. Cappaert
Date of Death: March, 16 2021

          Helen S. Cappaert, 90, Wilson, passed away on Tuesday March 16, 2021 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers. She was born on April 26, 1930 in Wilson, MI, daughter of the late Antone "Tony" and Anna (Orechowska) Wojtowicz. On May 4, 1957 she married the late Joseph Cappaert at Zion Episcopal Church in Wilson.
          Helen loved cooking, baking, gardening, playing cards and playing Yahtzee.
          She is survived by her five children: Steve (Donna) Cappaert, Bob Cappaert, Al (Patricia Dani) Cappaert, Tom (Debbie) Cappaert and Sharon (Dick) Bellmore, seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
          Helen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers: George and Ted Willa and four sisters: Mary Idle, Stella Malm, Caz Harris and Antoinette Hammerberg.
          At this time services will be private for the family. A funeral service to celebrate Helen's life will be officiated by the Rt. Rev. Bishop Rayford Ray. Burial will take place in the Wilson Cemetery in the spring.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Cappaert family.
          Please visit to send online condolences to her family.

  • "So sorry to hear about Auntie Helen. I was able to stop by and see her when my dad was at Pinecrest and I am so glad I was able to visit with her for a bit. Sending hugs and prayers to you all. Jeanine"
    -jeanine charboneau

  • "Sharon so sorry for your loss no matter how old we get loosing a parent is difficult"
    -renae norman

  • "So sorry to hear about Helen, she was such a kind person. She is finally back with Joe again . Tears and prayers for all of the family."
    -Theresa Cappaert Murphy

  • "Sorry to hear of Helen's passing. We will miss her big smile and kind demeanor . My sympathy to all of her family. She's with Joe now and they're looking down on all of us."
    -Fred A Cappaert

  • "Steve, Bob, Al, Tom & Sharon, and Families... Memories of those we love live forever in our hearts! Many are the times shared with your Mom (my Auntie Helen) that are my family memories... Caring thoughts & prayers.are with you all and may you be loving strength for each other."
    -Sally(Harris) & Clyde Gasparick

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