Sika, Helen, L., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away on Tuesday, December 21, 2010, at Covenant HealthCare - Cooper, Age 82 years. Helen L. Kunz was born on January 1, 1928 to the late Otto and Irva (Sopher) Kunz. She married Edward C. Langer on March 1, 1946; he preceded her in death on July 11, 1977. Helen later married John Sika in 1986, he predeceased her. Helen retired from Consumer’s Power. She was a member of St. Matthew Catholic Church. Surviving are a daughter, Helenan (Jerry) Cavalieri of Clare; a son, Steven Langer of Zilwaukee; four grandchildren: Lisa (Dan) Bergman, Matthew (Beth) Cavalieri, Stephany Langer and Nathanial (Flo) Cavalieri; four great grandchildren; a sister, Mildred Schmidt and a daughter-in-law, Sue Langer of Midland. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews. Helen’s Funeral Liturgy will take place at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, December 23, 2010 at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 511 W. Cornell St., Zilwaukee. Rev. Fr. Ronald J. Dombrowski will officiate. In accordance with Helen’s wishes cremation will follow. Friends may call at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State), on Wednesday, December 22, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Helen will lie in state at the church on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until time of the Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may consider memorials to Saginaw County Humane Society. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, at the church or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com