Helen L. Graybeal of Tacoma, Wash., was born on January 5, 1921, in Berwyn Nebr., to LG and Veva Davolt. Helen passed away on June 16, 2019, at Saint Franciscan Hospice House, University Place, Wash. Helen was 98 years old.

She is survived by her brother LG Davolt of Henderson, Nebr.; daughter-in-law Leona Graybeal of West Point; son Robert and wife Johnni Graybeal; her daughter Dee and husband Tom Bernhoft, both of Washington; many loved grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Earl in 1998; her beloved sons Dick Graybeal of West Point, and Larry and Doug Graybeal of Washington; brother Jim Davolt and his wife Ione of Merna, Nebr.; sister-in-law Garrel Davolt of Nebraska, and grandchildren Marnie and Shawn Graybeal of Washington.

A private family burial is pending in Washington.