May 16, 1921 - March 23, 2013
Passed away at age 91. She was born in Fillmore, OK. Daughter of James and Amanda Quick and was the eighth out of ten children. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arvin Thurman Long in 1947; husband, Alvin Long in 1984; daughter, Barbara Lea Tooley; and son-in-law Jim. She is survived by her daughters: Charleta and son-in-law Bill; Sue; Connie and son-in-law Christian; son-in-law Chuck; ten 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and many beloved nieces and nephews. She attended school in Oklahoma and moved to Bakersfield, CA where she became the first of her siblings to graduate high school. She represented her school as left-handed pitcher and at first base on the traveling softball team. Helen moved to Glendale in 1953 and was a member of Glendale Baptist Church. Service will be held Saturday, April 6 at 1 p.m. at Glendale Baptist Church, Glendale, OR.