Helen I. Wilson
Helen I. Wilson

November 16, 1932 - April 13, 2019
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Resided in Clinton Township, Michigan


Helen Irene Wilson, age 86 of Clinton Township, died April 13, 2019 after a short health struggle. She was born in Detroit, MI on November 16, 1932 to Earl and Marion Hallock.

Helen was raised in Detroit and had fond memories of being a Detroit Police Department switchboard operator. She married Jack Woelkers and raised four children; Dorothy, Debbie, John and Diane, in Detroit. She relocated to Kentucky with her second husband, David Wilson, and raised their daughter Donna. She was a crafty Yahtzee player, a competent and dedicated hospital volunteer and an avid weather watcher. Helen returned to Michigan in 2012 after David died to be near her family and root for the Detroit Red Wings and Tigers.

She is survived by her children; Dorothy (Ed) Pilarski, Debbie (Paul) Piasecki, John Woelkers, and Diane Woelkers. Treasured grandmother of eight and proud great-grandmother. She was preceded in death by her youngest daughter Donna Gibbs and her brothers.



Funeral Home
A.H. Peters Funeral Home of Warren
32000 Schoenherr Road,
Warren, MI US 48088