Helen J. Kienast (nee Knuth)

Helen J. Kienast (nee Knuth) of Pewaukee as born to eternal life Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at the age of 95.

She was the loving grandmother of Scott (Shelley) Kienast, Vicki (Mike) Whitney, Julie (Todd) Burke, Tammy (Tony) Watts, Allen (Cindy Cooper) Kienast, Brad (Jess) Eynon and Roberta Kienast. She is further survived by 16 great-grandchildren, one great great-grandchild, many other relatives and friends.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Elmer “Doc”; sons, Donald and Robert; grandson, David; and daughters-in-law, Koreen “Korky” and Joanne.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the noon funeral service Saturday, Jan. 11, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, W240-N3103 Pewaukee Road (Highway 164, south of Capitol Drive). The Rev. Timothy Gerbing will be officiating. Private interment will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

Memorials in Helen’s name to the church would be greatly appreciated by the family.

The family would like to thank the staff of River Hills West Health Care Center and Heartland Hospice for the care and compassion given to Helen.

Yonke and Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.