By Havre Daily News Staff
DES MOINES, Wash. Helenemarie Kraut, 93, of Des Moines, Wash., died Friday, Sept. 20, 2002, at a Des Moines assisted-living facility.
A memorial service was held Thursday at Wesley Gardens Building.
Kraut was born May 28, 1909.
She was a deaconess at Kennedy Deaconess Hospital and a member of Van Orsdel United Methodist Church in Havre for many years. She later worked as a nurse at Spokane.
Helenemarie moved to Des Moines and went to work at Wesley Homes as a nurse in 1957. She established a health center in the Gardens Building at Wesley Homes. After retiring, she became a resident of Wesley Gardens Building.
Memorials may be sent to the Circle of Concerns or the Wesley Foundation, 815 S. 216th St., Des Moines, WA 98198 or to Highline Hospice, 12844 Military Road S., Tukwila, WA 98168.