Helen Irene (Bohnen) Prester, 77, Salina, formerly of Lawton, Okla., and Russell, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at Salina Regional Hospital.
She was born Jan. 8, 1942, in Hays to Bernard and Margaret (Bode) Bohnen. She was a 1960 graduate of Dorrance High School.
She married Leon G. Prester on March 22, 1962, in Russell. She was a clerk for Dillard’s in Salina, retiring in 2004.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, of the home; a son, Mike Prester, Salina; a daughter, Monica Jorden, Salina; a brother, Sonny Bohnen, Wilson; a sister, Rita Krause, Russell; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Dorrance; a private burial of ashes will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Dorrance.
The family selected cremation and no visitation will be held.
Memorials are suggested to St. Joseph Cemetery Fund in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.