2012-05-03 / Obituaries

Florence M. Helman Harrisonville, 78

Florence M. Helman, 78, of Harrisonville, died Monday, April 30, 2012, at Chambersburg Hospital.

She was born in Harrisonville, January 6, 1934, the daughter of the late Raymond J. and Barbara ( Valentine) DeShong. She was the widow of Marshall “Pete” Helman whom she married in December of 1988.

She was a member of Mc- Connellsburg United Methodist Church, VFW Post# 655 ladies auxillary of McConnellsburg, and was a retired activities aide from Fulton County Medical Center in McConnellsburg.

She is survived by a daughter, Debbie K. (wife of Bryan) Fletcher of Harrisonville; a son, Cary D. (husband of of Georgianna) Hann of Little River, Texas; a daughter Karen M. (wife of Clifford) Price of Harrisonville; a son Alan R. Hann of Harrisonville; aunt Bernadine Brant of McConnellsburg;, grandchildren: Krista Streletz, Jeremy Fletcher, Brandon Fletcher, Amelia Vandeventer, Reuben Douglas Hann, Jessica Hann, Nicole Price, Kathleen Hann and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by brothers: Donald Lee DeShong and Wilmer F. DeShong.

Religious services will be held at McConnellsburg United Methodist Church at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 5, 2012 with Pastor John Godissart and Pastor Dan Porterfield officiating. Interment will be at Asbury United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville.

There will be visitation Friday, May 4, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., Mc- Connellsburg, PA. There will also be visitation one hour before the service on Saturday at the church.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.howardlsipes.com.

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