Helen M. Morin, 93, of Springfield, died at 12:18 am, Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Memorial Medical Center. She was born February 23, 1922 in Fairbury, Illinois to Homer Thomas and Effie Nafsinger Jefferson. She married Carl Arthur Morin, Sr. on February 3, 1940 and he preceded her in death on April 21, 1994.
Survivors include one son, Carl A. (Dianne) Morin, Jr. of Bethalto, IL; one daughter, Judy (Leo J.) Romanotto of Springfield; five grandchildren, Ron Romanotto of Rochester, Jeff Romanotto of Dawson, Pam (Pat) Rotherham of Springfield; Wes Romanotto of Rochester and Greg (Elinore) Morin of Bethalto; five great grandchildren, Emily and Megan Morin, Joey Romanotto and Claire and Patrick Rotherham and one nephew, Tom (Dianne) Jefferson of Bloomington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant son, Ronald Morin; one sister, Lola Jefferson; one brother, Delmar Jefferson and one granddaughter, Nicole “Coco” Morin.
Helen loved traveling, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren and family. Thru the years she enjoyed Pekingese dogs.
She was a Medical Secretary for twenty-five years, working for three different doctors.
Private family services will be held.
Private family services will be held
Camp Butler National Cemetery
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