Helen Gertrude Haglund
August 4, 1931 – November 14, 2020
Helen G. Haglund passed away November 14, 2020 in Olympia, WA. Helen was born Aug. 4, 1931 to Toivo and Gertrude Saari. She grew up with a brother, Albin, and sister, June, on a dairy farm in Rochester. Helen married her husband, David R. Haglund, in 1955 and adopted two children, Darrin and Debra. Helen retired from the State of Washington after over 30 years of service. After retirement, Helen enjoyed spending time with her family, watching baseball and traveling to other countries. She also enjoyed volunteering and playing cards with friends. Mom especially enjoyed celebrating holidays with family. Helen is survived by her son, Darrin and daughter, Debra (Paul) Skipworth; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Her husband, David predeceased her in 1988.