Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 25, 2013

Helen B. Rachwitz

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Helen B. Rachwitz, 96, of Traverse City, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Orchard Creek Supportive Care in Traverse City.

Helen was born on March 20, 1917, to the late Leo F. and Christine (Menzel) Schulz in Detroit. She entered into marriage with Arthur F. Rachwitz on Sept. 20, 1941, who preceded her in death in June of 1990.

Helen is survived by many other loving family members and friends.

Graveside committal services will be held in Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Redeemer Lutheran Church.

The family would like to thank everyone at Orchard Creek for their concern and exceptional care of Helen over the past three years. Thank you.

Please share thoughts with the family at

The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.