Helen Irene Strong, beloved spouse of retired Rev. Troy M. Strong, died on March 5, 2016. She is survived by Rev. Troy Strong as well as their three children: John G. Strong at 4301 Garden Park Way Unit A. Yakima, WA 98908; Barbara Jo Strong-Valenta of Las Vegas, NV and Jeffrey P. Strong of Tacoma, WA.
Reverend Troy and Helen Strong served the following PNW Conference appointments together: Seattle: First, Associate; Seattle: Skyway; Seattle: Tibbetts; Columbia River District Superintendent; Tacoma: Mason; Vancouver: First; and Shelton. They retired in 1988.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Helen Irene Strong will be held Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 2 pm in Wesley Gardens’ Logan Hall, located at 815 South 216th Street, Des Moines, WA 98198.
-Conference Board of Pensions, March 17, 2016