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Helen Josephine Steinhauser (Brokaw) VIEW PROFILE


Helen Josephine Brokaw

Aug. 30, 1903 - Mar. 16, 1996


SOUTH BEND - Helen S. Brokaw, 92, of York Road, died at 12:15 p.m. Saturday in Healthwin Hospital. Mrs. Brokaw retired in 1968 as a teacher after 38 years at Riley High School. She was born Aug. 30, 1903, in Chicago and had lived in the South Bend area since 1930, coming from Berwyn, Ill. In 1947, in South Bend,

as Helen Steinhauser, she married Robert Brokaw. He died in 1957. She is survived by a sister, Emma M. Knobloch of South Bend. Mrs. Brokaw was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church. She received a master's degree in language from the University of Chicago.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the church. Cremation will take place, with burial at St. Joseph Valley Memorial Park. Forest G. Hay Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the church.

Published in the South Bend Tribune on March 17, 1996.


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