Helen “Gerry” Harden, 64, of Forest Park, died on July 23, 2015. She was the mother of Ronald (Jeanette) DeRosa, Denise DeRosa, Joe DeRosa and Amanda (Ronald) Torkilsen; the grandmother of Cory, Delainey, Addeline, Ronald III, and Bella; the sister of Margaret (Arch) Cokinos, Donna (the late Leon) Astyk, Kathleen Schlichting and the late John “Jack” Harden, Thomas (Alma) Harden, Elizabeth Cannon, Bernard Harden, Perry (Juanita) Harden, Michael Harden, Joan (Donald) Bach, Leo (April) Harden, Bob (Jan) Harden, Patrick Harden and Mary Harden; and the aunt of many nieces and nephews. 

Visitation was held at Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home on July 24. Services were held privately with interment at St. Joseph Cemetery.