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EVEREST, Helen Deckert
The daughter of the owner of W.D. Deckert Company in Dubuque, Everest graduated from the University of Dubuque and earned a master's degree in social work from the University of Chicago. She was married to judge and brigadier general Folsom Everest who died in 1970.