Helen Bjork Obituary

Helen M. Bjork
Helen M. Bjork

November 2, 1922 - May 4, 2020
Born in Menominee, Michigan
Resided in Peshtigo, Wisconsin


Helen M. Bjork, 97, passed away Monday, May 4, 2020 at Rennes Health Center-East in Peshtigo.

Helen was born November 2, 1922 to August and Anna Schwartz in Menominee, Michigan. She was married to Oscar Bjork from Drummond, WI in 1939 and they lived in Menominee, MI where they had 3 children, Carol, Donna, and Sandra.

Helen was a faithful, happy, and loving person. As one of Jehovah's Witnesses she had helped many people to study the Bible and understand that God cares for us and has provided a beautiful hope of everlasting life under God's Kingdom and how to benefit from the scriptures in our lives now. She loved visiting with the friends from the congregation and family. Her later years proved to be happy times because of her faith and the loving attention she received. Special thanks to the friends in the Marinette congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, her loving niece Mary Urbaniak and all the family. Also, the care she received from the wonderful staff and nurses at Rennes-East care facility helping make her days good!

She is survived by a sister, Rosalie (Ron) Golueke and daughter, Donna (Dennis) Harris from Marinette, WI; as well as many Grandchildren, including Tyler Shumaker of Hayward, WI and David Waterman of Staples, MN; and Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchildren

She is preceded in death by her parents; and 2 brothers, Benjamin and Richard; 3 sisters Monte, Joan, and Emily; and 2 daughters, Carol Waterman and Sandra Shumaker (Hayward, WI)

Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home is assisting the family.




Funeral Home
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
610 Marinette Avenue
Marinette, WI US 54143