Helen DeVos


Age: 90

philanthropist and wife of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, whom she married in 1953 and volunteered her time, leadership, and the support of the Richard & Helen DeVos Foundation to an array of causes, including Christian churches and ministries, who was known for her support of children's health initiatives, Christian education, and the arts, and who was the mother-in-law of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.

Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke

Born: February 24, 1927

Died: October 18, 2017

Ada Township, Michigan