BY Staff Reports
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Helen Whitesell, 89, went to be with her Lord on May 14, 2012. Wonderful wife, mother and grandmother, Helen had a sweet soul, kind heart, and loved everyone just as they were. Her treasured traditions and values will be carried on through her family. She is survived by children Pamela Williams, Charles Whitesell and Robert Whitesell, 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grand- child, siblings Robert Kinzer, and Galelah Dowell. She is preceded by her husband of 63 years, Marion E. Whitesell. Services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012 in the Chapel of the Garden at Rice Funeral Service. Burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Afton, OK. Visitation 2 - 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 16 with family receiving visitors from 5 - 7 p.m. at Rice Funeral Service, (918) 341-0376 This obituary was published in the Tulsa World on 5/16/2012.