Helen F. Messer, 89, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. She was a resident of Indianapolis.
Survivors include five children, Larry (Barbara), Bowen (Mary) and Roy Messer, Shirley (Floyd) Johannsen and Martha (Dan) Kraft; and numerous grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter P. Messer; two sons, Walter Scott and James A. Messer; three brothers; and two sisters.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at The Gardens at Olive Branch, 1605 S. State Road 135. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.