HELEN L. STRAND
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 3:06 AM
HELEN L. STRAND, 93, of Decorah, died Tuesday morning, Dec. 18, 2012, at Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at Congregational United Church of Christ in Decorah, with Rev. Marlea Gilbert officiating. Burial is in Phelps Cemetery in Decorah. Visitation begins Saturday at 10 a.m., one hour before services, at the church. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family. Helen is survived by six children: Karleen (Steve) Maeck of Burr Oak; Adrian Strand, Elona Strand and Heloise Poye of Decorah; Jonathan Strand of Burr Oak; and Wyatt (Beverly) Strand of Mitchell, S.D.; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Online condolences may be made at fjelstul.com.