Marilyn June Helmers
Feb. 26, 1957-July 28, 2020
Marilyn was born in Berkeley to Barbara and Walt Helmers and was raised in Santa Barbara, California. Marilyn passed peacefully in her room in Pleasanton on July 28, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents, and is survived by her brother George Helmers, sister-in-law Yvette Helmers, her nieces and nephews Jason, Gwen, Valen, Christina, Andrew, Aaron and her grand niece and nephews Cruz, Ruby, and Lincoln. Marilyn was a faithful Christian and volunteered throughout her life with her church. She was an animal lover, especially dogs, and she loved walking in the park. Marilyn was a hamburger enthusiast, and would always order one at any restaurant she went to. Despite the challenges she faced in life, Marilyn always maintained her kind and loving personality and her own quirky sense of humor. She will be missed. Private services have been held and Marilyn was laid to rest in Goleta Cemetery in Santa Barbara on August 3, 2020.