|Helen M. Louk
April 13, 1933 – October 25, 2017
Helen M. Louk, 84, of Culver passed away on October 25, 2017 at St. Joseph Hospital in
Helen was born on April 13, 1933, in South Bend, IN, 1 of 3 children born to Andy and Lula
(Overmyer) Coldwater. After graduating from Riley High School, Helen fell in love and married
Russell J. Louk, who had just returned from serving in the Korean War. After they married, they
raised their 3 boys in Culver.
Helen loved taking care of her family, volunteered at Real Meals, was a faithful member of Santa
Anna UMC, a passionate Notre Dame fan, and a true friend to many.
Helen is survived by her brother – Allen Coldwater of Jacksonville, FL; daughter-in-law – Patty
Louk of Knox, IN; granddaughter – Emily Louk of Knox, IN; and step-grandson Michael Skorup of
Koontz Lake, IN.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother - Alfred Coldwater, and sons -
Andy, Scott, and Robert Louk.
A time to gather with the family will be held on Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm
followed by funeral services led by Rev. Henry Sprunger at
3:00 pm. Burial will follow at the Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Santa Anna United Methodist Church.