Helen Ruth Kallio
10/24/1927 - 01/06/2019
Helen Ruth Kallio, 91, of Ocala, FL, formerly of Superior, WI, Virginia and Embarrass, MN, died on January 6, 2019 at the Superior Residences Assisted Living facility in Ocala, FL where she had resided since July 2018. A private family burial will take place this summer at the Embarrass Cemetery. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.
Helen was born to Tilta and Nick Kangas on October 24, 1927 in Florenton, MN. She graduated from the Embarrass High School. On June 23, 1945, she married Eino Kallio and was married 63 years before he passed away in 2008. Helen worked many years at the Cluett Peabody Shirt Factory and retired from the Virginia Regional Medical Center.
Helen is survived by two sons, Ronald (Rebecca) Kallio of New Port Richey, FL and Thomas (Patricia) Kallio of New Brighton, MN; a daughter, Peggy (Gary) Ahistus of Ocala, FL; six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a grandson, and by five brothers and four sisters.