Helen Ione Van Houten, 81, of Sunnyside died Saturday.

Mrs. Van Houten was born in Sunnyside. She was a teacher for several years in Lind and Lyle and a substitute teacher at Grandview, Sunnyside and Mabton schools. She was also a caregiver for more than 18 years.

Survivors include two sons, John and Jay Van Houten; two daughters, Linda Joiner and Pam Van Houten; two sisters, Fay Sharpe and Kathy Martin; and four grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday at Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside, followed at 4 p.m by a graveside service in the Glade Cemetery, near Bickleton.