Helen Catherine Dominguez Aragon
Friday, Apr. 14, 2017
July 27, 1932 – Feb. 17, 2017
Helen Catherine Dominguez Aragon, 84, passed away Feb. 17, 2017 at Ogden Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on July 27, 1932 in Crested Butte, Colo., to Abel and Carlota Sequieros Dominguez. She graduated from Ogden High School, Class of 1950.
On Nov. 26, 1960, Helen married the love of her life, Arthur John Aragon Sr., in Ogden at St. Mary Catholic Church. Art preceded her in death on April 22, 2008.
Helen was a lifelong parishioner and active member of St. Mary Catholic Church. As an extraordinary minister of the Holy Communion, she spent many hours serving homebound parishioners, and she enjoyed singing in the church choir.
Helen was also a member of the Roy Elks Lodge. Throughout the years she enjoyed working with Ogden Blue, Marquardt, U & I Co-op and Harmon’s.
In her spare time Helen loved to read, particularly the Holy Bible, but mostly her passion was serving in the Church and spending time with her family.
Helen is survived by her children: Arthur John (Penne) Aragon Jr. – U.S. Army, Ret., Sierra Vista, Ariz.; Eric Thomas (Dominique) Aragon, Salt Lake City; Mathew Abel (Beth Jones) Aragon, South Ogden; Patricia “Tricia” Catherine (Chris Harden) Aragon, Uintah; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, with two on the way; and siblings: Charlotte Koehler, Layton; Abel Joseph Dominguez, Idaho Falls; Vera Hansen, Bear River City; Betty Pebley, Pleasant View; Mary (Anthony) Aragon, Seattle; Robert “Bob” (Dena) Dominguez, Ogden; and Lorrie (Warren) Akerson, Albuquerque.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years; and three siblings, Bertha Martinez, Harold Dominguez and William “Bill” Dominguez.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 23 at St. Mary Catholic Church. Internment was at Roy City Cemetery.