The Mass of Christian Burial, celebrating the life of Helen Scheibel, age 82 of Minneapolis, formerly of Albany, will be at 11:00 AM Tuesday April 22, 2014 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany.  Father Cletus Connors, OSB will officiate and burial will take place in the parish cemetery.  Helen passed away at HCMC on Saturday.  There will be one-hour visitation prior to the service at the church.  Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany.

Helen was born on November 10, 1931 in Albany, MN to Andrew and Christine (Katzner) Scheibel.  Helen attended and graduated from the Albany High School. She then attended college in St. Cloud.  She worked at the St. Cloud Hospital in the medical records department.  She moved to Minneapolis where she was employed at HCMC in various departments as medical transcriber and secretary.  She was an accredited records technician.  Helen enjoyed flower gardening, genealogy and sewing.  She was a member of St. Albert the Great parish in Minneapolis.

She is survived by her siblings, Leroy Scheibel, Albany; Jeanette (Bill) Welle, Albany; Mary Scheibel, Minneapolis; 6 nephews and 3 nieces.

She was preceded in death by her parents Andrew and Christine Scheibel; brother, Donald Scheibel; and good friend, Paul Seemann.