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(November 18, 1933 – September 29, 2009)

Helen M. Latoski, 75, died on Sept. 29, 2009 at Covenant Cooper Hospital in Saginaw. Helen was born on Nov. 18, 1933 in Midland to the late Helen Harrison and Benjamin E. Voorhees Jr. She married her sweetheart Bernie Latoski in Midland on Sept. 22, 1956. Helen worked for Dow Chemical Co. as a stenographer for over 19 years. Helen is survived by her Husband Bernard (Bernie) Latoski of Midland; son, Brian Latoski of Toronto; sister, Bonnie L. Voorhees of Brownsville, TX; sisters-in-law, Grace (Bob) Austin of Midland, Mary Myers of Midland, Martha Roy of Midland, Manuela Voorhees of Odem, TX; brothers-in-law, Ivan (Lorna) Latoski of Lansing, Fred (Shirley) Latoski of Midland, Tom McCann of Midland and many nieces and nephews. Helen was preceded in death by her brother Benjamin Voorhees III and her sister Ida J. McCann. A Funeral Service will be held at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Friday, Oct. 2 at 11:00 am with Reverend Larry Wright of Our Savior Lutheran Church officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday Oct. 1 from 4 til 7 pm and on Friday from 10:00 until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Our Savior Lutheran Church.