Mrs. Helen Leone Meier, 88 of Atlanta, Michigan died peacefully at her home surrounded by the love of family on October 2, 2023. She was welcomed into Heaven with outstretched arms by her late husband, Larry. Helen was born in Royal Oak, Michigan on May 28, 1935, to Fred and Leona (Anderson) Nast. She has resided in Atlanta since the late 1950’s. She was a past member of both the Bethlehem Lutheran Church and Big Rock Congregational Church. She played the organ at Bethlehem Lutheran for many years and played for funerals and weddings at other churches. She was currently a member at Johannesburg Christian Church. Helen loved violets, cross stitching, and hunting. She is and will be deeply missed.
Helen is survived by her children, Cindy (Kevin) Seaman of Minnesota; Violet (Pete) Buckler of Atlanta; Melody Young of Atlanta; Crystal Meier of Atlanta; Harold (Leigh) Meier of Chugiak, Alaska; Marianne Meier of Atlanta; Matthew Meier of Atlanta; ten grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; siblings, Dave Nast of Michigan; Don (Ruthann) Nast of Georgia; Janet (Ron) Johnson of Illinois; Lori (Vern) Ivarson of Florida; and sister-in-law, Gloria Schulze of Hillman. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Leona Nast; husband, Larry; and son-in-law, Gerry Young.