Helen M. (Kliber) Polasek, a resident of Pierz, formerly of Sobieski, died May 29, 2007, at the Pierz Villa in Pierz.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Sobieski with Father Raymond Donnay officiating. Burial was at St. Stanislaus Parish Cemetery in Sobieski.
Helen was born March 15, 1919, to the late Theodore and Susan (Posch) Kliber in Swan River Township, Morrison County. She was united in marriage to Leo V. Polasek May 29, 1939. The couple farmed the family farm for many years, eventually retiring in Sobieski. Helen also worked for many years at the Pine Edge Inn and the Royal Café in Little Falls. She enjoyed gardening, growing flowers for the altar at St. Stanislaus and spending time with her grandchildren and family. Helen is survived by her four children Suzanne Greenslit of Merrifield, Jim Polasek of Sobieski, Mark Polasek and wife Mary of Sobieski and Carol Medek and husband Joe of Pierz; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Leo Polasek; parents; brothers Edmund and Isadore Kliber and a sister Stella Kujacznski.
Pallbearers were Craig, Brad and Kelly Jo Medek, Jason, Jill and Neil Polasek.
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