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Helen Patricia Drake

December 15, 1954 February 8, 2019
Helen Patricia Drake
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Obituary for Helen Patricia Drake

Helen Patricia Drake, age 64 passed peacefully Friday Feb 8th, 2019 at Ascension Providence Hospital Southfield Mi.

Helen is survived by her sister Elizabeth (John) Hundiak, her brothers Charles (Dora) and Edward and many nieces and nephews and cousins; she is preceded in death by her father and mother Edward and Velma Drake. Helen leaves behind her Brewer Group Home Family - Eugene, Alan, Matt and David and the staff who loved and cared for her. The home manager Gretchen and her caregivers Katelyn, Misty, Kourtni and Alisa

Helen was born on December 15 1954 in Hazel Park MI but resided and grew up in Detroit MI. Helen was born developmentally disabled and was lovingly cared for at home until she was 20 years old.

Helen moved to the Brewer Group home where she has lived since 1992.

Helen will be remembered and missed as one who brought joy to others. She loved life, people and especially music.

May the choirs of angels welcome a new member into heaven.

Previous Events





3:00 PM 2/15/2019 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/15/2019 8:00:00 PM
Potere-Modetz Funeral Home

339 Walnut Boulevard
Rochester, MI 48307

Remembrance Service at 7:00 pm

Potere-Modetz Funeral Home
339 Walnut Boulevard Rochester 48307 MI
United States

Funeral Mass




12:00 PM 2/16/2019 12:00:00 PM
St. Mary of the Hills Catholic Church

2675 John R Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Instate Time 11:30 AM

St. Mary of the Hills Catholic Church
2675 John R Road Rochester Hills 48307 MI
United States

Cemetery Details


Mount Olivet Cemetery Final Resting Place

17100 Van Dyke
Detroit, MI 48234

17100 Van Dyke Detroit 48234 MI
United States

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