2011-10-20 / Obituaries

Geraldine M. Helman

Knobsville, 94

Geraldine M. Helman, 94, of Knobsville, Pa., died Tuesday, October 11, 2011, at Fulton County Medical Center.

She was born July 12, 1917, in Knobsville, the daughter of the late Lemuel and Susan (Myers) Divens. She married the late Donald Helman on February 22, 1935.

She was a housewife and homemaker.

She is survived by three children: Ralph H. (husband of Mary “Peggi”) Helman of Chambersburg; Michael L. (husband of Sara) Helman of Shade Gap; and Cheryl L. Mellott of McConnellsburg; nine grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

She was the last of her immediate family.

She was preceded in death by parents Lemuel and Susan Divens; her husband, Donald Ralph Helman; three children: Edna Louise Roberts, Donald “Duck” Helman, Patricia K.Helman; and nine siblings

Funeral services were held 10 a.m., Friday, October 14, 2011, at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhome.com.

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