Obituaries » Helen Hayes Agnello
August 6, 1927 - April 24, 2017
Helen Hayes Agnello was born August 6, 1927 in Labadie, MO. She was the daughter of Allen Edward and Myrtle May (nee Miller) Reed. She passed on April 24, 2017 at Baisch Nursing Center in De Soto, MO at the age of 89 years. She is survived by her Step-Son, Stephen (Linda) Agnello, Johns Creek, GA; siblings, Marcella Luechtefeld, Glenco, MO, Robert “Bob” Reed, Hillsboro, MO; Roger Reed, Hillsboro, MO; David (Janet) Reed, Hillsboro, MO; Mary Jane (Lloyd) Thebeau, Hillsboro, MO; Dr. Martha Reed, Hillsboro, MO; Dr. Leslie (Mary Beth) Reed, Hillsboro, MO; two sisters-in-law, Liz Reed, Hillsboro, MO and Linda Bauman Reed, Hillsboro, MO; step-grandchildren, Carly (Randy) Bellard, and Tristen (Eric) Anderson; step great-grandchildren, Madison Lindsey and Eli Seger Bellard; and Conley Irene Anderson; several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, George Hayes and Salvatore “Sal” Agnello; three brothers, Don Reed, Eugene “Pete” Reed, Franklin “Frank” Reed; one sister, Amelia “Dolly” Thomeczek; sisters-in-law, Patricia Ann Reed, and Waltraud “Trudy” Reed; brothers-in-law, Harold Luechtefeld, and Norbert Thomeczek. Helen was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hillsboro, MO. She worked as a secretary for Bridgeport Brass and the Pontiac Division at General Motors in St. Louis, MO; also a medical assistant for Dr. Martha Reed, and a clerk for Lloyd Copeland Auction Service. As an expression of sympathy memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association; American Heart Association; or the American Diabetes Association.