Mrs. Emma SchnackHellenberg
75, a devout Christian and a life-long resident of the Mt.Vernon community, died at Thursday (20 Feb 1958) at DeaconessHospital in Evansville where she had been a patient for
observation and treatment since Feb 5.
She was the wife of J. Herman Hellenberg,
a prominent farmer residing on R.R. 4 northwest of mt.Vernon. They had been married 33 years.
Mrs. Hellenberg was born northwest of Mt.Vernon a daughter of Fred Schnack
and Elizabeth BiemuellerSchnack,
representatives of early local German families.
The body is at The Short Funeral Home where friends may call after
It will be taken to Trinity United Church of Christ at Monday and will lie in state there until
Monday when Rev. August E. Binder, TrinityChurch pastor, will conduct the funeral
service. Burial will be in Bellefontaine cemetery.
Mrs. Hellenberg had been a devout member
of TrinityChurch since childhood.
addition to the husband, are a daughter, Mrs. Luther Woodward, Mt. Vernon; a
son, J. Herman Hellenberg Jr., Mt. Vernon; three
grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Fred P Dietz and Miss Marie Schnack, Mt. Vernon, and a brother, Carl Schnack, Mt. Vernon, who is employed at an Indianapolis