Helen Batuello

FORT WAYNE — Helen M. Batuello, 93, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in Fort Wayne.

She was born in Bicknell in 1927 to the late Emil and Violet Stremming.

Helen married Baptiste Batuello in 1947 in Bicknell. They raised their family in Indianapolis where she resided until she moved to Fort Wayne three years ago. Helen owned and operated her own court reporting business for 30 years in Indianapolis. She enjoyed playing piano for family and friends in her free time.

Helen is survived by her sons and their spouses, John and Cathy Batuello of Fort Wayne, and Michael and Terri Batuello of Louisville; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1988; and two brothers, Charles and Raymond.

A graveside service for Helen will take place at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Salem United Church of Christ church cemetery in Westphalia.

Preferred memorials in Helen’s honor may be directed to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements were entrusted to FairHaven Funeral Home and Cremation Services.