Helen Vernon, 83, was born in 1934 to Iver and Beulah Pederson in Orofino, where she still lives. She graduated from high school in 1954,
Helen volunteers twice a week at the senior meal site and is a member of the Clearwater County Senior Center. She is a 50-year member of Bluebell Rebekah Lodge and a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary.
Helen’s hobbies include playing bingo at Brookside Landing retirement community, which she enjoys very much.