Helen Jean Spencer (1926-1965)

Helen Jean Spencer Whatcott
Aunt Helen
Born:17 Feb 1926 Montpelier, Idaho
Died:25 Sep 1965 Modesto, California
Father:Seymour Horne Spencer
Mother:Sarah Sophronia Quayle
Siblings:Helen Jean Spencer
Robert William Spencer
Norma Spencer
Beth Spencer
Margaret Joan Spencer
Married:10 Jun 1946 Salt Lake City, Utah
Spouse:Harold J Whatcott
Children:Spencer Harold Whatcott
Patrice Whatcott

Spencer, Seymour H. Orson Spencer Descendants, Through 1956, p. 115.
        College Graduate
        1956 Address - 906 Burke Ave., Modesto, Calif.
        Temple Marriage 6/10/46
        Organist, Teacher, Dance & Music Director, YWMIA
         Stake YWMIA Board as Organist, Department Leader
         Stake YWMIA Presidency

*LDS Church News, week ending 9 Feb 2002, New Mission Presidents, Calling: Tolboe, Harold Rand

*The Modesto Bee, Sunday, 10 Aug 2008, Obituary: Whatcott, Harold J.

*The Deseret News, Thursday, March 12, 2014, Obituary: Beckstrand, Norma Spencer

*Death: California Death Records, RootsWeb:
             Name: WHATCOTT  HELEN  S
             Birth Date: 02/17/1926
             Mother: QUAYLE
             Gender: F
             Birth Place: IDAHO
             Death place: STANISLAUS
             Death Date: 09/25/1965
             Age: 39 yrs

*Note: Aunt Helen died suddenly of an aneurysm while fasting for Aunt Jen (Genevieve Quayle Welker), who had recently died during open heart surgery. Aunt Helen contacted everyone the week before she died to give them her love. In fact, mom received a letter from Aunt Helen after she got home from Helen's funeral.

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