Helen L. Sprinkle, 105, of Vandalia, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital, LTC, Vandalia, IL.
Services will be held at 11:30 AM, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, with Pastor Robert Francisco, officiating. Burial will follow at Fairlawn Cemetery, Vandalia, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL. Memorials: First Christian Church, Vandalia, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. millerfh.net.
She was born April 3, 1913, in Vandalia, IL, the daughter of Roll Benjamin & Bertha Christina (Jackson) Trueblood. Married Lee Roy Sprinkle November 18, 1933 in Sandoval, IL, he passed away January 13, 1996. She was a former Teacher, Homemaker, and Bookkeeper/Clerk at Mabry’s Travel Lodge; member of First Christian Church, Vandalia, IL and a gifted musician.
She is survived by: Nephews – Craig Trueblood & Susan, Murphysboro, IL; Max Trueblood & Sue, Rolla, MO; and Joel Trueblood, Colorado; Several Great Nephews & Nieces; Special Caregivers, Great Niece – Monica Fair, Chicago, IL and Great Nephew – Eric Fair & Kathryn, Saint Louis, MO.
Preceded in death by: Parents; Husband; Brother – Carl Trueblood; Sisters – Effie Jackson Denton, Blanche Kesler and Hetty Fair; and Nephew – Rick Fair.