Helen Catherine Schreier, 96, a resident of Grain Valley, MO passed away peacefully Thursday, November 24, 2022 at her home. She was born January 11, 1926 to Joseph and Frances (Servatius) Plaschka in Ottawa, KS.
Helen is a 1944 graduate of Princeton High School in Princeton, KS. She was united in marriage to Aloysius Bernard Schreier on May 27, 1950 in Kansas City, MO. Helen worked several years in retail sales for Dillard’s. She was a parishioner of St. John LaLande Catholic Church in Blue Springs. Helen volunteered at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the gift shop and at the Grain Valley Grade School helping children read. She also enjoyed reading, crocheting, painting, and going to the YMCA when she was able to.
Survived by her children, Dr. Joseph Schreier and wife Ginger of Winter Haven, FL, Cheryl Steiner and husband Doug of Costa Mesa, CA, Katherine Girup and husband Jerry of Odessa, MO, Helen Cloyde and husband Michael of Lake Tapawingo, MO, Brenda Bailey and husband Mike of Mason, OH, Rita Schreier of Grain Valley, MO, Stephanie Pratt and husband Bill of Grain Valley, MO; sister, Wilma Powls of Garnett, KS; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Helen is preceded in death by her daughters, Linda and Ramona Schreier; husband, and parents.
A memorial service will be held 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 2, 2022 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main ST, Blue Springs, MO. A Rosary will be prayed at 4:00 p.m. prior to the start of the memorial service at the chapel. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Association. Memories of Helen and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.