Paper: Peoria Journal Star, The (IL) Deceased: Date: December 12, 2004
Galesburg -Helen K. Kilpatrick, 92, of Searcy, Ark., formerly of 550 E. Carl Sandburg Drive in Galesburg, died at 3:05 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004, in Searcy.
Born Sept. 20, 1912, in Warren County to Lennie and Hallie Stith Oldfather, she married William H. Miles on March 14, 1936, in Galesburg. He died April 9, 1977. She later married Lyle V. Kilpatrick on Oct. 8, 1978, in Woodhull. He died Dec. 19, 2003.
She also is preceded in death by one son.
Surviving are two stepsons, Jay (and Elizabeth) Kilpatrick of Searcy and James (and Anita) Kilpatrick of McKinney, Texas; and one foster son, Marvin Shannon of La Vista, Neb.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Clover Chapel United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel, where visitation will be one hour before. The Rev. Dave Lefler will officiate. Burial will be in Abingdon Cemetery.