Helen N. Peterson Daun, 90, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2007, at Springbrook Cottage Alzheimer facility in Medford, Ore.
She is survived by her son, Jerome Peterson, her step-son, Lyle Daun, and her three grandchildren, Deborah, Desiree, and Robert.
Helen's contribution to the community started when she assumed the position of head custodian at Griffin Creek Elementary, the first woman ever to hold this position in the Medford district.
Another significant contribution was her primary role in funding and development of the Daun Track at Griffin Creek Elementary.
Services will be held at Perl Funeral Home, 2100 Siskiyou Blvd., Medford, on Thursday, August 30th, 9:00 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Medford, Ore., or the Alzheimer's Association.