September 23, 1946
September 24, 2021
Helga (Brinkofer) Aragon 75, passed away peacefully on 24 Sept. 2021, after a brief battle with Cancer. Helga was born on 23 Sept 1946 in Landshut Germany to Johann & Maria Birnkofer. The oldest of 5 children, she grew up in the nearby village of Altdorf. She met her lifelong true love Augustine Aragon, a U.S. Military service member while waitressing at a Landshut Cafe'.
Helga & Augustine were Wed on 2 April 1965 near Altdorf. They raised 2 children Robert & Corinna (Hill).
Helga worked as a Seamstress in her early years in Germany, and as a Hair Stylist for several decades after moving to Colorado Springs in 1975. She retired from the PAFB Lodging Facilities in 2011 where she worked as a Housekeeper.
Helga was a devoted Catholic Parishioner of the Holy Apostles Catholic Church. She was the epidemy of a good Christian. She truly "walked the walk", making it always about serving others...never herself.
Helga was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother Sebastian. She is survived by her sister Gabrielle, brothers Johann and Rudolf. She also leaves behind her loving son Robert & Elizabeth (Poss), daughter Corinna & John Hill. Also missing their Oma most affectionately will be 6 Grand-Children and 9 Great Grand-Children.
Funeral Mass will be held at The Holy Apostles Catholic Church 4925 Carefree Circle N. Colo Spgs, CO 80917 at 10:00 am on 2 Nov 2021.
The Family is most grateful for the comfort, respect, support and understanding provided by Interim HealthCare (Hospice) in Helga's final days and hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Interim HealthCare
Published by The Gazette from Oct. 11 to Oct. 26, 2021.