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Helen G. Jones

Helen G. Jones, 97, Rochelle, Ill., formerly of Steward, Ill., died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004.
A native of Milltown, born Nov. 12, 1906, she was the daughter of the late Arthur C. and Della Mae Walk Totten.
She was a homemaker, helped on the family farm and worked in a grocery store in Rochelle for several years. She was a member of Steward United Methodist Church since 1933, where she was active in the Mary and Martha Circle and taught Sunday school.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Jones, Oct. 13, 1988; a brother, Burnell A. Totten, and a sister, Birdie May Slaven.
Survivors include two sons, Darrell and Dr. W. Donald Jones, both of Rochelle; three daughters, Darlene Downs of Oak Park, Ill., and Pauline Cultra and Anita Koch, both of Rochelle; two brothers, Paul Totten of South Bend and Matthew Totten of Marengo; 21 grandchildren, and 33 great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Monday, Jan. 19, at Lyons Cluts-Simes Funeral Home in Rochelle with burial in Trinity Memory Gardens. Officiant: The Rev. Carl Totten.