Helen M. “Cole” Davis

Helen M. “Cole” Davis went to meet her heavenly maker on May 23, 2017. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 27, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St., Marshalltown. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, May 26, 2017, at the funeral home. Interment will be at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens, in Marshalltown. A memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Helen was born on July 14, 1929 in Keosauqua, IA to Edd H. and Thelma (Lawson) Cole. Helen was united in marriage to Paul A. Davis on December 2, 1952. Paul and Helen made their home in Conrad early in their marriage and she has resided in Albion, IA since 1953.

Helen is survived by her six children; Sharon Hickman of Las Vegas, NV, Jon K. Davis, Ruth (Randall) Gilgen, Glenda Cornell, all of Marshalltown, Edie Oziah of Albion, a sister, Annabelle Amelang of Cedar Rapids, four grandchildren; Amy (Dan) Schuerman of Cedar Falls, Matthew Gilgen, Tiffany Davis and Christopher Goodman, all of Marshalltown, a great grandson Wesley Phipps, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years Paul; a son Richard Davis, three sisters; Maxine Amelang, Edna Davis, Beverly Clawson and three brothers; Frank, Fred and Bill Cole.