Billie A. Hehn, 91, passed away quietly on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Elim Nursing Home in Fargo, ND. Funeral services will be at 10:30 am, Saturday November 25, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Deacon Terry officiating. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Billie was born July 11, 1926 to William and Agnes Alcott in Cogswell ND, and later adopted by Leo and Agnes Collins. Billie graduated with a business degree from St Catherine’s in MN. She was the owner of Billie’s Bottle Shop in Jamestown, ND and later worked for the ND Beverage Dealers and Hospitality as membership coordinator and past president.
She loved baking and canning, crafts and crocheting, being with her family and friends.
She is survived by daughter, Mary (Volk) and Harvey Nelson in Fargo and a son Michael Hehn in Bismarck; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and one on the way. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews; and a very special friend, Red.
She is preceded in death by two husbands; a brother and a sister; daughter, Catherine; son Lawrence;onegreat-grandchild; two sister-in-laws and two brother-in-laws.