THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Helen R. Zimmerman
Issue Date: February 21, 2018
Helen Rose (Fadroski) Zimmerman, 94, of Chelsea, MI., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at her home.
Born Jan. 22, 1924, to the late Joseph and Bertha (Micka) Fadroski in Bagley, Mi., she married Raymond P. Zimmerman on June 6, 1941 at St. Bruno's Church in Nadeau, Mi. and they were married for 66 years. He preceded in her death.
She will be remembered for her love of family and her strong work ethic. She retired from the airline industry to pursue a fishing tackle business with her husband Ray, for 20 more years.
She enjoyed cooking and baking for family and friends, traveling often and her property in Bagley.
She is survived by two sons, Leonard (Barb) of Taylor, Mi. and James of Chelsea, Mi. and five grandchildren.
Including her parents, she was preceded in death by all eight siblings, Joe, John, Alex, Tony, Ann, Mary, Millie and Bernice.
Visitation for friends and family will be held at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home in Stephenson on Thursday, Feb. 22 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., followed by a Prayer Service. Burial will be held in Nadeau Township Cemetery in May.