Helen Marie Harr, 97, Maryville, Missouri, died on Thursday, April 11, 2013, at her home in Maryville.
Helen was born November 17, 1915 in Merrill, Wisconsin, the daughter of Percy and Ella (Zeuske) Cotey.
She was a graduate of Merrill High School in Merrill, Wisconsin and attended the University of Wisconsin in Stevens Point, after which Helen taught school in Junction City and Clintonville, Wisconsin.
She married Dr John Lauren Harr on September 19, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois.
A teacher and homemaker, Helen was a member of St Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Community, St Gregory's Guild, the Wisconsin State Teachers' Organization and the Faculty Dames.
Preceding Helen in death were her husband: Dr John Harr on September 10, 1991; her parents; a sister: Nina Krueger and Brother: Patrick Cotey.
Survivors include her children: Bill Harr and Patrick (Teri) Harr, both of Maryville; Robert (Paula) Harr, Leawood, Kansas; Barbara (Joe) Logan, South Padre Island, Texas; sisters: Evelyn, Wachtl, Wausau, Wisconsin and Gail Diver, San Diego, California; grandchildren: Elizabeth (Francis) Pineda, Lori (Brian) Sheehan; Nick Glasnapp, Traci (Mark) Kennedy; Tony (Laura) Logan; Lisa (Kevin) Youngblood, Audra Harr, Krista Harr and Robert Harr; great-grandchildren: Alexander and Anderson Bricksin, Austin Pineda, Alec Frasier, Brianna, Kyle and Jessica Sheehan, Luke and Joseph Logan, Lauren and Brooke Youngblood and Damien Tunell.
Visitation is 5-7pm. Monday, April 15, 2013 at St Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church, Maryville.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 am Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at St Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church with burial in Nodaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Maryville.
Memorials may be given to St Gregory's School.
Price Funeral Home (www.pricefuneralhomemaryville.com)