Jankowski, Helen May (Stengrim) (1921-1992)

Helen Jankowski, 71, Warren, died Friday, Oct. 30, 1992, in Northwest Medical Center, Thief River Falls.

Helen Stengrim was born April 26, 1921, in Stephen, Minn., the daughter of Gilbert and Eva Stengrim. She married Thomas Jankowski March 11, 1942, in Fort Snelling, Minn. They lived in Warren, where she was manager of E&R and Mother’s Drive In. She founded the Warren Senior Meals in 1973 and was the site coordinator. Thomas Jankowski died June 25, 1973.

Survivors are her daughter, Barbara (Mrs. Dennis) Gray, Great Falls, Mont.; sons, Keith, Glyndon, Minn., and John, Richardson, N.D.; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters, Vera Thompson, Baudette, Minn., Lois Danielson, Williams, Minn., and Bette Henkes, Fergus Falls, Minn.; brothers, Donald, Stephen, Robert, Fergus Falls, and Richard Burnsville, Minn.; and stepmother, Mary Stengrim, Fergus Falls.

She was preceded in death by brothers, Herberg, Gilbert, Roger and John, and sister, Martha.

[Interred Calvary Catholic cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky

Author: W Saewyc

An amateur genealogist and internet hobbyist.

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