Helen M. Loden (nee Grgich)

Nov. 22, 1921 - Feb. 18, 2009

Helen M. Loden (nee Grgich) of Waukesha died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at AngelsGrace at age 87. Helen was born in Iron Ridge on Nov. 22, 1921, the daughter of Marco and Helen Grgich.

She was united in marriage to John Loden on March 17, 1941. Helen was an inspector for Amron Corp. until her retirement in 1986. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Waukesha.

Helen will be deeply missed by her children, John (Candy) Loden, Mary Beth Patz, Thomas Loden, Judith (Roger) Briley, Daniel (Connie) Loden, David (Kara) Loden and Marcus (Joan) Loden; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Ann Passon; and other relatives and many friends.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brothers, David, Paul, Emil and Tony; and sister, Theresa.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. memorial service Monday, May 11, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Jason Lavann will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Joseph’s Medical and Dental Clinic, 826 N. East Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.