Helen Thompson, 76, of Great Falls, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at Peace Hospice.
A Celebration of Life will take place on Sunday, April 14 from 1-4 p.m. at the Great Falls Senior Center, 1004 Central Avenue. At her request, no funeral services will be held. Cremation has taken place under the care of O’Connor Funeral Home. Interment will be held at a later date in the family plot at Lakeview Cemetery in Valier.
She was born in Browning and raised in Heart Butte.
Helen enjoyed gardening, crocheting, junking, playing pinochle, watching her granddaughter grow and visiting with family and friends.
She is survived by daughters Audrey and Sara; as well as her beloved granddaughter Elise; and her cat, Ali; she also leaves three nephews, Mark Thompson, Leigh Johnson and Evan Thompson (Jenna, Natalie, Jude); one niece, Deborah Thompson (Amber and Andre); numerous cousins, including Ambrose Old Man Chief, who checked in with her daily; and many friends, including lifelong friend Myrna Kuka, who was like a sister.
Helen was preceded in death by her parents Frances and Myron Thompson and brother Thomas Thompson.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Benefis Peace Hospice of Great Falls in memory of Helen Thompson to support patient care.
Condolences for the family may be posted online at www.OConnorFuneralHome.com.