9-10:00 A.M. Friday, January 16, 2015 St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo.
Funeral Mass: 10:00 A.M. Friday, January 16, 2015 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo.
Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Helen Mitzel, 93, Fargo passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at Villa Maria Nursing Home with her family by her side.
Helen was born July 5, 1921 in rural Zeeland, ND in Macintosh County to Jacob and Magdelina (Keller) Jangula. After she finished her schooling, she remained to help at home. She married John Anton Mitzel on January 11, 1942 at St. Andrew’s Church in Zeeland, ND. They lived in Strasburg, ND for a couple of years before moving to Zeeland, ND where they farmed. In 1967 they moved to Fargo, ND. Helen worked at Fargo North High School for 11 years. John passed away on December 30, 1996.
Helen was a member of the Catholic Daughters and St. Mary’s Cathedral. She enjoyed dancing, gardening and flowers and was known as an excellent cook and baker.
She is survived by her children, Milt (Maggie) Mitzel, Fargo, ND and Mary Ann (Cliff) Ball, Tucson, AZ; sister, Elizabeth Feist, Bloomington, MN; 5 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John, children, John and Dolores, and 12 siblings.