Helene Furst Obituary, Death – With heavy hearts, we share the news of the passing of Helene Furst, a cherished member of the Cookeville, Tennessee community. At the age of 97, Helene bid farewell to her loved ones, leaving behind a legacy that will forever be remembered and celebrated by family and friends.
We invite you to offer your condolences to the family by leaving a sympathy message in the guestbook on this memorial page, providing them with your support during this difficult time. Helene was born to Harry Rowe and Ella Rowe and grew up alongside her brothers, Julian and Kermit. She was joined in matrimony with Edward Furst, who preceded her in death. Together, they shared a life filled with love and cherished moments.
Helene’s memory lives on through her children: Linda (Dennis Tiche), Don (Ellis), and Ken (Denene). She was also a beloved grandmother to Caren Michael (Josh), Brian Furst, Kevin Furst (Kristin), Laura Dwyer (Ryan), Rachel Tiche, Emily Tiche, Paris Furst, Juliet Furst, and Evangeline Furst. Her great-grandchildren, Tommy Michael, Nate Michael, Sam Michael, Ethan Michael, Finnegan Furst, Vivien Furst, Matthew Dwyer, and Elise Dwyer, will carry forward the love and warmth she shared.
A memorial service to celebrate Helene’s life will be held on Saturday, September 16th, 2023, at 5:00 PM at the Heavenly Host Lutheran Church, located at 777 S Willow Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501. We encourage all who knew and loved Helene to join in remembering her and the countless cherished memories she leaves behind.
In honor of her life and her love for literature, the family kindly suggests making a donation in her name to your local library. It is a fitting tribute to a woman who valued the world of books and knowledge. During this time of grief, we extend our heartfelt condolences to Helene Furst’s family and friends. May she rest in peace, and may her memory be a source of comfort and inspiration to all who knew her.