Gertrude M. Helm, age 86, of Bismarck, North Dakota, passed away July 25, 2018
Gertrude worked as a telephone operator at Northwestern Bell and AT&T for 35 years and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers.
Obituary and further information at DaWise-Perry Funderal Home: http://www.dawiseperry.com/obituaries/Gertrude-M-Helm?obId=3169312#/obituaryInfo
Ellamae Mangels, age 80, of Inverness, Florida and formerly of Davenport, Iowa, passed away July 24, 2018.
Ellamae was a switchboard operator for many years, first with Northwestern Bell and later with AT&T, retiring in April of 2000.
Obituary and further information at McGinnis-Chambers Funeral Home: https://www.mcginnis-chambers.com/notices/Ellamae-Mangels
Estelle Marie Potter, age 95, of Omaha, Nebraska, passed away July 22, 2018.
Estelle had worked with Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in directory.
Obituary and further information at Forest Lawn Funeral Home: http://www.forestlawnomaha.com/obituary/267471/Estelle-Potter/
Also at Omaha World Herald: https://www.omaha.com/obits/potter-estelle-m/article_5bc185a5-e6a8-5bc7-854f-c75491396bb6.html
Kenneth Lee Minear, age 63, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away July 27, 2018.
Ken worked at CenturyLink in IT customer service.
Obituary and further information at Westover Funeral Home: https://www.ilesfuneralhomes.com/obituary/Kenneth-L.-Minear/Des-Moines-Iowa/1807578
Mary Colleen Philblad, age 76, of Mendota Heights, Minnesota, passed away July 26, 2018.
Mary St. worked for a time as an operator for Bell Telephone Company in St Paul.
Obituary and further information at Klecatsky & Sons Funeral Home: https://www.klecatskys.com/obituaries/Mary-Philblad-N%C3%A9e-Young/#!/Obituary
Jack B. Farr, age 85, of Sioux City, Iowa, passed away July 16, 2018.
Jack worked at U.S. West as a building service attendant for over 27 years.
Obituary and further information at Meyer Brothers Funeral Home: http://www.meyerbroschapels.com/m/?p=memorial&id=2122306http://www.meyerbroschapels.com/m/?p=memorial&id=2122306
Judy A. Donner, age 79, of Council Bluffs and formerly of Carter Lake, Iowa, passed away July 18, 2018.
Judy worked as a Salesperson for US West Direct, formerly Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, for 30 years. She retired in 1988.
Obituary and fuerther information at Cutler-O’Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home: http://www.cutleroneill.com/obituaries/Judy-A-Vinsonhaler-Donner-?obId=3162311#/obituaryInfo