WOLSEY — Helen Langbehn, 95, of Wolsey, passed away Friday, October 9, 2020, at her home in Wolsey.
Her funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wolsey, with burial to follow at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in Wolsey.
Visitation will be today from 3 to 6 p.m., with her family present from 5 to 6 p.m. at Welter Funeral Home. Please follow CDC guidelines and masks are required at the funeral home.
Helen Alice Meyer was born March 31, 1925, to parents, John F. and Emilie (Funk) Meyer in Wessington.
Helen attended Wessington School for 12 years and then attended Madison College for a summer session to get her teaching certificate. Helen taught for two years before becoming a loving wife and homemaker.
Helen married Norman Langbehn November 25, 1944, in Wolsey. They lived in Wolsey where they raised their family of 6 children.
She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, LWML, and Extension Club from 1964-1989.
She is survived by her children, Craig (Betty) Langbehn of Griffin, Ga., Douglas (Lori) Langbehn of Peachtree City, Ga., Barbara (David) Moser of Huron, Jeff (Darcie) Langbehn of Wolsey, and Todd (Ann) Langbehn of Aberdeen; son-in-law, Alan Kathner of Faulkton; 14 grandchildren, Michael (Kym) Langbehn, Tracy Langbehn, Travis (Kate) Langbehn, Emily Sellers, Jason Langbehn, Casey (Selena) Langbehn, Lincoln Kathner, Tammy (Jeff) Gilbert, Kristi (Joel) Vetter, Sawyer Langbehn, Carter (Rachael) Langbehn, Hannah, Max, Sophie Langbehn; 14 great-grandchildren, Mackeon, Chase, Kassidy Langbehn, Ansley Bird, Nora, Alice and Molly Sellers, Luke and Owen Langbehn, Vaughn Kathner, Lexy and Josh Gilbert, Taylor and Austin Vetter.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Emilie Meyer; husband, Norman; daughter, Linda; sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Darold Huddleston; brothers, Henry Meyer and Arnold Meyer; and grandson-in-law, BJ Sellers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Wolsey Firefighters Association, Wolsey Ambulance Association, and Wolsey Senior Center.