HUMBOLDT – Helen McKenna Wickre, 70, of Humboldt, passed away January 16, 2013 at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Humboldt. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Church. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt is in charge of arrangements.

Helen is survived by her daughters, Kelly (Bud) Nostrom of Humboldt, Kristi (Kevin) Sholly of Clear Lake, and Karla (Jeff) Reed of Gardner, KS; son, Robert (Jennifer) McKenna of Spokane, WA; step-sons, Jerrod (Kristi) Wickre of Des Moines, and Jeremy (Terri) Wickre of Humboldt; 14 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Jan Harmon of Humboldt, Jeanine Kenworthy of Kerrville, TX, and Jackie Christensen of Maple Valley, WA. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Jerry McKenna and John Wickre; her brother, Harry Hayes; and an infant sister, Heddie Hayes.