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Helen C. Dreistadt

Helen C. Dreistadt Helen C. Dreistadt

Helen Charlene Dreistadt, age 73, Crandall, Ind., passed away Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022, at Norton Hospital, Louisville, Ky.

Charlene was born July 3, 1949, in Frankfort, Ind., to the late Charles and Helen Walker Shirar.

She was a homemaker, a quilter, honored to have her quilt honoring the 1969 Chicago Cubs into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and attended Hursttown Methodist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Rickie Lee Dreistadt; son, Ronald Allen Dreistadt (Meichele) of Sellersburg, Ind.; daughter, Paula Leve Roberts (Aaron) of Pekin, Ind.; brother, William Shirar of Frankfort; sisters, Karen VanCleave (Reggie) of Walton, Ky., Rose Ann Shirar of Lafayette, Ind., Lynn MacPherson (Joe) of Clifton Park, N.Y., and Jennifer Appell (Ken) of Burleson, Texas; and grandchildren, Colton, Jacob, Jacqueline, Caleb, Mary Kate and Marley.

Cremation was chosen, and a memorial service will be at a future time.

Swarens Funeral Home, Ramsey, Ind., was in charge of the arrangements.