Born in Andale, Kansas on April 13th, 1935
Departed on November 1st, 2019 and resided in Castle Pines, Colorado
Amelda “Mel”. Clasen , age 84 passed peacefully in her sleep on Nov 1, 2019, in Castle Pines Colorado.. Mel was born April 13, 1935 in Andale Kansas to Mathew and Gabriella Clasen, the 4th of 7 children.
She graduated from Yates Center High School in 1952.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Robert and Kenneth, her sister Kathryn, and her grand-daughters, Shannon and Sarah.
She is survived by two sisters, Diane Kathe and Betty Jo Ross, her bother, Norman Clasen, her three children Glen (& Darci) Helin, Mark Helin, and Lisa (& Aaron) Bridegam, six grandchildren, four great-grand kids and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mel will be greatly missed by all who knew her. In keeping with Mel’s wishes, there will be no funeral service