Helen Irene Buchholz (Joseph Daniel M. Buchholz, (Martin) Johann Wilhelm Buchholz, Martin Jochim Heinrich Buchholtz, Franz Christian Buchholtz) was born 28 August 1912 in Marion Springs Township, Saginaw County, Michigan and died 17 October 2010 and was buried 20 October 2010 in Lafayette Township Cemetery, Gratiot County, Michigan.



Helen married George Jacob Smith on 6 October 1934.  George was born 26 January 1908 and died 28 September 1978.


Helen and George had the following children:

1.   Gary Smith

2.   Ruby Smith

3.   Kenneth Smith



Helen is responsible for many of the photo's in this website.  She was in contact with many of the Buchholz/Buchholtz/Bucholtz family members in Ohio for years.  Helen was 98 years old when she passed away in October of 2010.  She had made many trips throughout her lifetime to Ohio and always took a camera.

SOURCES:  Helen Buchholz Smith, Ruby Smith Kienitz and the Bucholz Reunion photo album.