Helen Fratzke, of Mora, passed away on Thursday, October 6, 2011 at the First Light Health Care System of Mora. She was 75 years old.
No Services will be held at this time.
Helen Marie Fratzke was born on January 28, 1936 in Mora, Minnesota where she remained until her death. Her parents were Chester and Ellen (Olson) Christianson. She grew up in a family of 10 children. She was married to Walter Fratzke on May 12th of 1956.
She worked at EPC, Fingerhut, and many years at Kanabec Hospital where she took care of many babies in the nursery.
She loved bowling, knitting, crocheting and eating at Sportsmen’s Café.
Helen was preceded in death by her parents; 1 son Darrell Fratzke; 5 brothers Robert S. Harvey, Walter, Wallace and Robert J. Christianson.
She is survived by her husband Walter Fratzke of Mora; 4 sons Gordon Fratzke, Ronald (Betsy) Fratzke, Terry (Mary) Fratzke, Kevin Fratzke all of Mora; 3 sisters Janice Morehouse of Anoka, Beverly Foote of Princeton, Sharon Gall of Elk River; and 1 brother Chester Christianson of Wisconsin; grandchildren Bucky Fratzke, Shawn Fratzke, Casey Fratzke, Sheldon Fratzke, Ryan Fratzke, Bridget Fratzke, Dustin Fratzke, Chastity Fratzke, Kevin Fratzke Jr., Chad Fratzke, Ashley Fratzke, Cody Fratzke, Travis Moske, Brandie Moske and Jacob Moske; plus many great-grandchildren.
She will be greatly missed by her sons and daughters-in-law; and also by many friends and relatives.