Helen Augusta Denault, age 86, of Round Lake Beach, died Monday, March 21, 2011, at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.
She was born December 16, 1924 in White Bear Lake, Minnesota to James T. Jr. and Mary (Dvorak) Bakula.
A granddaughter of Minnesota pioneers, she was a resident of the Lake County area for over 50 years. She was an Avon Cosmetic Consultant for over 50 years. She earned many awards over the years and enjoyed making women look beautiful. Helen was a doting grandmother and great grandmother and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include five children, Andrea Swift of Round Lake Beach, Paul Denault Jr. of Kokomo, Indiana, David (Mary) Denault of McHenry, Jeffery Denault of Glenview, Neva Denault of Hoopston; six grandchildren, Lisa (David) Hay, Erick Denault, Alexander Denault, Tom (Dusty) Williamson, Sunshine Lump, James Lump; five great grandchildren, Alexis, Taylor, Gavin, Jaimie, Emma; and a brother, William Bakula of Forest Lake, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Rosemary Johnson, Dorothy Metz; and three brothers, Richard, Len and Howard Bakula.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2011 at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 W. North Rosedale Court (at Cedar Lake Road), Round Lake, IL 60073.
The funeral service will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 25, at the funeral home. The Rev. Terry Breum of St. Mark Lutheran Church will officiate.
Inurnment will be private.
For more information call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or send the family an on-line condolence at www.justenfh.com