Helen R. (Kiikka) Timms of Perry, age 92, passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Lantern in Madison.
She was born in Fairport Harbor on August 21, 1924 to Ella (Maanpaa) and Matthew E. Kiikka.
Helen worked at the Probate Court in Painesville for many years as a secretary retiring in 1991, she also worked at Industrial Machine in Euclid and Ohio Rubber in Willoughby.
She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Fairport Harbor, the Ladies 80's Club with the church, Eagles 2278, Red Hat Society, Finnish Heritage Museum, and the Fairport Senior Center.
Survivors are her daughter, Kathy (Scott) Hoyt of Perry; son, Kevin (Denise) of Painesville; grandchildren, Sean (Chrystle) Hoyt, Sarah (David) Mealy and Michelle Timms; great grandchildren, Ayla and Madilyn Mealy.
Preceded in death by her husband, Eugene in 1957 and brother, Henry Kiikka.
Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Potti Funeral Home, 538 Fifth Street in Fairport Harbor.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at the Zion Lutheran Church, 508 Eagle Street, Fairport Harbor. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to. Hospice House of Western Reserve or to the Zion Lutheran Church.