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Visitation

Talbot Family Funeral Home, Mondovi Chapel
Saturday January 15th, 2022
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Our Savior's United Methodist Church
Sunday January 16th, 2022
3:00pm

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Visitation

Our Savior's United Methodist Church
Sunday January 16th, 2022
2:30pm - 3:00pm

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Graveside Service

Oak Park Cemetery
Sunday January 16th, 2022
4:00pm - 1:00pm

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Edith Mae Helwig

Edith Mae Helwig, age 84 passed away Monday January 10, 2022 in Hudson, WI. Born on February 16, 1937 she was the daughter of Hans and Helen (Klopp) Julson.

She married Ronald Helwig on December 26, 1957. They shared over 60 years of marriage. To this union they were blessed with their son, Shawn Helwig.
Edith worked alongside her husband on the family farm. Their goal was to be able to buy their own farm. This became a reality in the early 1970s when they purchased Willow Creek Farm located in between Eleva and Mondovi. In addition to helping raising the calves, she always went above and beyond as a homemaker. From preparing outstanding meals, to canning what she grew in her garden. During retirement she volunteered with Ronnie for assistance with medical transportation and meals on wheels.


She was longtime member of Our Savior’s United Methodist Church. She was a volunteer for UMW, and participated in several of their events including the mother daughter banquet and the Christmas walk.


Edith is survived by her son, Shawn (Konnie) Helwig of Houlton and her grandchildren, Abby Helwig and Adam Helwig. She is further survived by other loving family and friends.


Edith was preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie.


Visitation will take place Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Talbot Family Funeral Home, Mondovi Chapel from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. Visitation will continue Sunday, January 16 at Our Savior’s United Methodist Church in Mondovi from 2:30 P.M. until the time of the service at 3:00 P.M. Burial will follow at Oak Park Cemetery in Mondovi. Masks are required for attendance at church.


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A candle was lit in memory of Edith Helwig

Becky Holzer Jan 13 2022 7:44 PM

Aunt Edith was a special lady. I remember her laugh and how kind she was. Although I could not spend time with her because of distance constraints, it made me happy whenever I saw her, or talked with her on the phone. I will miss our chats. She and Ronnie were wonderful people. Condolences to Shawn and family, to Kathy and family, and to her nieces and nephews.

Patricia Julson Cates Jan 13 2022 6:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Helwig

Patricia Julson Cates Jan 13 2022 6:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Helwig

Ronda Mueller Jan 12 2022 8:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Helwig

Maxine Olson Jan 12 2022 8:44 PM

Didn't see Edith and Ronnie very often, but was a pleasure when we did. Ronnie was in our wedding; My sympathy to the family. Shirley Harvey

Shirley Harvey Jan 12 2022 4:24 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Helwig

Maxine Olson Jan 12 2022 2:05 PM

Such a special lady, She will be missed. Our sympathy to Shawn and his family.

Sandy Ashwell Jan 11 2022 7:54 PM