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Helen Virginia Long

April 9, 2019
Helen Virginia Long
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Obituary for Helen Virginia Long

Helen Virginia Long, nee Bauer; beloved wife of the late Howard J. Long, and the late Capt. Denzel Phillips; loving mother of Robert (Karin) Phillips Long, Ronald (Elvira) Phillips Long, Virginia (Glenn) Zemel, Pamela (David) Walker, James (Kathleen) Long, Joseph Long, and Debra (John) Wember; devoted grandmother of Anna Marie, Jonathan Long and Joelle Melgarejo, Shane and Ryan Zemel, Kathryn, James and Daniel Walker, Kelly (Anthony) Mancuso, Patrick, Bridget, Brian and Nora Long, Catie, Matt, Jack and Lauren Wember. Helen was preceded in death by her parents Frank P. Sr. and Anna Marie Bauer, who she cherished, siblings and loving sister of Rosanne (Gilbert) Palm, Frank Jr. (Mary Louise) Bauer and Robert Bauer; sister in law Catherine Long Buckley, Charlotte Long Trucco, John (Geraldine) Long and Charles Long; Doris (Warren) Phillips Smith; revered Aunt to many nieces and nephews; dear cousin and faithful friend to all. Visitation Sunday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Funeral Monday 9:15 AM from Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home, 4343 Main St. (1 blk. S. of Ogden) Downers Grove to St. Mary of Gostyn Church, 445 Prairie Ave. Downers Grove, IL. Funeral Mass 10:00 AM. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Cenacle Sisters, where Helen was a faithful patron enrolling intercessions for others in their times of need Arrangements by Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home. 630-968-1000 or

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1:00 PM 4/14/2019 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 4/14/2019 4:00:00 PM
Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home-Downers Grove

4343 Main Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home-Downers Grove
4343 Main Street Downers Grove 60515 IL
United States





10:00 AM 4/15/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 4/15/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Mary of Gostyn Church

445 Prairie Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515

St. Mary of Gostyn Church
445 Prairie Avenue Downers Grove 60515 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Queen of Heaven Cemetery Final Resting Place

1400 S. Wolf Road
Hillside, IL 60126

1400 S. Wolf Road Hillside 60126 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Cenacle Sisters

513 W. Fullerton Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

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