Betty Lou (Guenther) Helms died April 6. She was 79.

Mrs. Helms was born Oct. 28, 1933. She is survived by two daughters, Michelle Murray, Portland, and Lt. Col. Lisa Helms Guba, Annapolis, Md.; and four grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Monday, April 15, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Church in Lake Oswego.