Irene E. Helton, nee Morgan, 74, resident of Gilbertsville, Kentucky and Sebring, Florida; beloved wife of the late Robert E.; loving mother of Jill and Nick (Karen) Helton; dear sister of Barbara, Jim, Alicia and Pat and the late Joe and Nancy.
The funeral service will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, IL 60532 or the Democratic National Committee, 430 S. Capitol St. Southeast, Washington, DC 20003. Arrangements handled by Gibbons Funeral Home, Elmhurst. Call 630-832-0018 or visit gibbonsfuneralhome.com.