Helen St. Charles

ST. CHARLES, Helen F., 87, of Alpena died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, at home.

She is survived by her two daughters, Karlene (Richard) Benac and Sandra Penick, both of Alpena; one daughter-in-law, Celia St. Charles of Farmington Hills; seven grandchildren, Debbie, Wayne, Chris, Amy, Matt, Jessica and Lisa; eight great-grandchildren, one brother, Ted Nowaczewski of Alpena; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends and family will gather at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 from 3-8 p.m. with a parish prayer service beginning at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. mass of Christian burial begins with Rev. Richard Schaeffer officiating.

Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery