Helen Kathleen Rietdorf
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Helen Kathleen Rietdorf
  • February 17, 1925 - November 8, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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HELEN K. RIETDORF, 92, of Fort Wayne passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Born on Feb. 17, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Joy and Mary Pearl (Lancaster) Dye. She worked as a librarian and as a secretary for Fort Wayne Community Schools for more than 20 years. She was a member at First Missionary Church. She will be remembered as a true woman of faith and deeply devoted to her family. Surviving family include her husband of 70 years, Don Rietdorf; daughter, Sally (Jim) Lohman; sons, Tim (Tamy) and Mark (Deb) Rietdorf; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Patricia Maraldo. Besides her parents, she was preceded in passing by three siblings. A private family celebration of Helen's life will be held at a later time. Greenlawn Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, is handling arrangements. Condolences may be left online at www.greenlawnmpfh.com