Helen (Hagen) Corcoran died peacefully at Dove Healthcare Center on November 1, 2018 in Osseo,WI at the age of 85.
Helen is survived by children, Donna (Keith) Kronberger, Mara (Rick) Rogness and Paul (Tammy) Corcoran; grandchildren, Don (Jenny-fiance) Rogness, Ben (Amber) Corcoran, Kyle (Julie) Rogness, James Corcoran, Nathaniel Corcoran, Luke Kronberger, Rebecca Corcoran, Sadie Corcoran; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Corcoran, John Rogness, Brayden Corcoran, Blake Rogness, Will Rogness. She is preceded in death by husband, Don; parents, Thomas and Marie (O'Donahue) Hagen; brothers, Thomas and Lawrence.
A native of Eau Claire, Helen ventured to Los Angeles where she met her husband, Don. During their first 13 years of marriage, the couple welcomed Donna, Mara and Paul before moving their family from California to Wisconsin in 1969. November 4th would have been Don and Helen's 65th anniversary.
Helen earned a nursing degree as a LPN from the technical school in Eau Claire. Her nursing career included working at the nursing home, the hospital and the clinic in Osseo. Organizations that she belonged to included the altar society and homemakers. Winning an occasional award, she enjoyed spending time working on needlecrafts: knitting, hardanger and quilting. Since Don worked the second shift, she shoulder the evening chores of the farm. As member of Holy Guardian Angels Catholic Church located in Brackett, she shared her enjoyment of music as an organist.
Visitation at 10 AM, Funeral Service at 11 AM at St. Raymond of Peñafort Parish with a reception following on November 8, 2018. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Helen's life. In lieu of flowers, memorials will be directed to the music department of St. Raymond of Peñafort Parish. The family would like to thank the staff of Dove Healthcare and Heartland Hospice for their compassion.
The Schiefelbein Funeral Home of Osseo is assisting the family with arrangements.