Helen M. Kibby, 92, of Conrad, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at the Oakview Nursing Home, in Conrad. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Friday, July 12, 2013, at the First Presbyterian Church, in Conrad. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2013, at the Conrad Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes. Interment will be at the Conrad Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.
Helen was born Dec. 23, 1920, to George and Cecile (Erickson) Gutmann Sr., in Chicago, Ill. She graduated from Leon High School in 1938. Helen was united in marriage to Ralph Kibby on Dec. 15, 1940, in Denison. He died Oct. 31, 2005. She was employed with Kibby Dairy, Franzenburgs, Donnelly Marketing of Nevada, Kibby Service, and Kibby Hardware.
Helen will be missed by a son, George (Dawn) Kibby, of Sioux City, and two daughters: Marilynn (Willie) Wood, of Spanaway, Wash., Susan (Al Eggena) Kibby, of Conrad, seven grandchildren: Kim (Bill) Ross, Robin Oaxaca, Kelly (Scott) Doe, Tony Wood, Karen (Ryan) Kidd, Robert (Tami) Kibby and Carie (Matthew) Arens; 21 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; a sister, Geraldine Jones, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and a brother, George (Carmen) Gutmann, of Ames.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph; a son, Ronald; a daughter, Karen; great granddaughter, Toni Wood and a brother, Jack Gutmann.