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Helen Wickersheim (5-30-18) service 6-5-18

Helen Wickersheim, 83, of Savannah, died on Wednesday, May 30.
She was born in Lake Forest, Illinois, the daughter of the late Sven Arvid and Delphia Congor Swanson. She was united in marriage to Gerald Evan Wickersheim, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Wickersheim was a member of Seventh-day Adventist Church in Waukeegan, Illinois and volunteered with Rhema Ministries in Savannah.
She is survived by her sons, Stephen Wickersheim of Lexington, Tennessee, Bryan Wickersheim of Savannah and Corey Wickersheim of Adamsville; daughters, Gloria Livigs of Roscoe, Illinois, Alecia Walker of Belleville, Michigan, Laura Brown of Adamsville and Deanna Case of Riverside, California; sister, Lynne Osterman of Washington; 23 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Daniel Wickersheim; brothers, Samuel Swanson and Arvid Eugene Swanson; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Services were held on Tuesday, June 5, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Adamsville with John Johnston officiating. Burial followed in Overbrook Cemetery at Adamsville.