Helen Belz, 97 of Beecher, IL passed away April 11, 2018 at Beecher Manor Nursing Home. Helen was born on September 8, 1920 in Granite City, IL the daughter of Martin and Julia Volaric. She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years Fred Belz Sr. and her daughter Helen Heisner, son Fred Belz Jr. and her grandchildren Mark (Kate) Heisner and Andrew Heisner all of Beecher, IL. She is preceded in death by her parents and a son in law Calvin Heisner. Helen worked as a secretary in her early adult years. After marrying Fred, she was a wonderful mother and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and baking and spending time with her family. Helen was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Beecher, IL where she taught Sunday School. Visitation will be held Saturday April 14, 2018 from 10-11 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church in Beecher. Funeral services will also be conducted Saturday April 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church in Beecher. Burial will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery. Rev. Joel Dietrich will officiate. Memorials may be directed to St. John Lutheran Church.