Helen Ruth Honsinger passed away in Kingman on July 17, 2014. She was born on Sept. 17, 1938, in Tipton, Okla., and moved to Kingman in 1965 from O'Keene, Okla.
Helen was well known and loved by the community during her 49 years of residency here in Kingman. She retired from the KUSD after 30 years as an elementary teacher.
Helen enjoyed volunteering for various organizations and was very committed to all that she did.
Helen is survived by her husband, Dean Honsinger, and her son, Craig Honsinger. She was the mother of two sons, Craig and Barry (deceased) Honsinger. She had two sisters, Carol and Janet Laird (deceased), and two brothers, Gary and David Laird. Her mother and father were Mitchell and Floye Laird (both deceased).
Viewing will be held between 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22, at Sutton Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 23, also at Sutton Funeral Home.