Helen Konz Mathwig

ST. JAMES — Mass of Christian Burial for Helen Konz Mathwig, 99, of St. James, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. James Catholic Church in St. James. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, St. James.

Mathwig died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, at the Garden Care Center in Cannon Falls. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church.

Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home of St. James.

Helen Heppner was born April 11, 1917, on the family farm north of Butterfield, to Peter and Helena (Fast) Heppner.

Survivors include: her children, Janice Meidl of Sioux Falls, S.D., Allen Konz of St. James, Deloris Gorman of Prior Lake, Brian Konz of Cannon Falls, Diane Russell of Lincoln, Neb.; 10 grandchildren; 20 great- grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.