Helen Virginia Haage, age 93, of Herington, entered her heavenly home on October 10, 2019, at the Legacy of Herington. She was born on September 5, 1926, at Herington, the daughter of Frank Burton and Leola Pearl (Burdette) Kendall. She had one brother, William Marion Kendall, and attended Latimer grade school. Graduated from Herington High School with the class of 1944 and went to Hutchinson Business School.
Helen married Jennings “Bryan” Haage on March 23, 1946, at the First Baptist Church in Herington. She helped her husband in his business. They were the parents of a daughter, Constance L. Haage, two sons, William Bryan Haage, and Robert Wayne Haage. The family was active in the First Baptist Church and she taught Sunday School for many years.
Bryan and Helen were married sixty-one years when he preceded her in death on July 11, 2007. She is also preceded in death by a son, Bill Haage, on January 13, 2013; brother, Bill Kendall, on July 30, 2001, and her parents.
Helen is survived by daughter, Connie Haage, and son, Bob Haage, both of Herington.
The funeral will be held at the First Baptist Church of Herington, on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 10:30am with Rev. Darrell Geist, officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the church, Wednesday, October 16, 2019, from 9:30am-10:15am. Memorial gifts may be given to the First Baptist Church: and may be sent in care of YMZ Funeral Home, 404 S Broadway, Herington, KS 67449.