Our heartfelt sympathy to the DeVos family and the entire Amway™ family around the world, on the death of Helen DeVos, wife of Amway co-founder Rich DeVos. She was respected and admired by all, and deeply valued by the IBOAI® for her unwavering support and generosity. Helen leaves behind a wonderful legacy as a wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother – her favorite roles in life. As a community leader and philanthropist, she championed causes involving children and music. Because of Rich and Helen’s altruism, Grand Rapids, Michigan is home to the state-of-the-art Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.