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Helen L. Wiley

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Helen L. Wiley, 71, of Colona, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022, at her home surrounded by her family. Cremation has been accorded and a private graveside committal service will be held at Rosedale Cemetery, Cambridge, at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Helen Wiley Memorial Fund. Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, Cambridge, is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Helen Louise Anderson was born August 15, 1950 in Geneseo, the daughter of Alan B. and Doris M. Isenhart Anderson. She attended Cambridge schools and later received her GED from Black Hawk College in Kewanee. Her marriage to Harvey Wiley took place on July 12, 1967 in Hannibal, Missouri. They later divorced.

She worked as a dietician at area nursing home, including Friendship Manor in Rock Island and Rosewood in Galesburg. She enjoyed family time, especially with her grandchildren, and music.

Those surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Dawn and Joshua Lane, and a son and his fiancee, Brent Wiley and Tonya Ennis, all of Colona. Other survivors include her grandchildren, Marina Larimer, Orlando, Florida, Trevor Larimer, Geneseo, Brittney Stevenson, Milan, great grandchildren, Braden and Leahanna, and her dear friend, Andy Powers. Her parents and an infant brother, David, preceded her in death

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Posted online on April 26, 2022

Published in Geneseo Republic