THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Helen J. Hombs
Issue Date: February 7, 2019
Helen J. Hombs, 91, of Porterfield, passed away February 01 at Rennes Health Center-West.
Born July 2, 1927, daughter of the late John and Mary (Lavota) Sherba, she married Michael Hombs in 1947 at St. Vontice Church in Milwaukee. Her loving husband Michael preceded her in death in 1994. She will always be remembered as a care giver her whole life.
Helen is survived by, a daughter, Bernice (Robert) MacGlashin; grandchildren, Scott, Jason (April) and Kevin (Marie); great-grandchildren, Corey (Jordin), Samantha, Keghan, Amanda, Gavin, Landon, Ireland and Cullen and a great-great-granddaughter, Emma Grace. Helen was a caring mother and grandmother from beginning to end.
Along with her parents and husband, Helen was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Sherba and a sister, Julia Johnson. Family was the most important thing to Helen.
Private family services will be held. Entombment will take place in the Holy Cross Mausoleum in Milwaukee. Berth and Rosenthal Funeral Home of Peshtigo is assisting the family.