Helen Fulton


(Feb. 25, 1922 - April 21, 2011)

Helen (Breshears) Fulton died Thursday, April 21, 2011 at her daughter’s home in Billings, Mont. She was 89.

Helen was born Feb. 25, 1922 in Howard, Mont., and raised in Billings.

On June 15, 1940, she married Tom (Paul) Fulton in Billings. To this union was born two daughters, Barbara and Donna. They moved to Powell where they farmed for more than 40 years, retiring in Cody. After Tom’s death, Helen moved to Powell. In October, 2010, she moved with her daughter and husband to Billings, her final home.

Helen was a wonderful loving mother, grandmother and homemaker. She enjoyed sewing for her family and was a great mentor to her family and friends. She leaves a great legacy and will be sadly missed.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Tom, two grandchildren, seven brothers, one sister and her parents, Marvin and Elizabeth.

She is survived by daughters Barbara (Osborn) Patterson and Donna (Keith) Sand, four granddaughters, one grandson, nine great granddaughters, one great grandson, seven great-great granddaughters, one great-great grandson, a brother and sister-in-law and many extended family members.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 27 at First United Methodist Church in Powell. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Riverstone Health Hospice, 123 S. 27th St., Billings, MT, 59101.