Gretchen Julianna Zurligen, 46, wife of Lyndell Zurligen, suddenly passed away from the advanced stages of ovarian cancer on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 in Springfield, Mo. Julianna was born June 24, 1967 in Glendale, Calif. Along with her husband of 16 years, Lynn, she is survived by her daughter, Courtney Helphinstine; stepson, Joshua Zurligen; stepdaughter, Danielle Zurligen; parents Sunny and Chuck Helphinstine; brother, David Helphinstine; two sisters Melody Jones and Elizabeth Dean, and many nieces and nephews. She was a resident of the Rogue Valley where she worked at Providence Hospital for many years before moving with her husband & daughter to Missouri in 2005. She will be greatly missed by all.