2018-07-05 / Obituaries

Helen B. Hann

Big Cove Tannery, 81

Helen B. Hann, 81, Big Cove Tannery, died Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Fulton County Medical Center Long-Term Care, Mc- Connellsburg.

She was born in Webster Mills, Pa., May 18, 1937, the daughter of the late Eureka A. (Strait) and Ira W. Bain. She was the wife of Blair E. Hann, whom she married on September 7, 1957.

She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Big Cove Tannery, and also was a Girl Scout leader. She had worked at G.C. Murpheys, Sagner Sewing Factory, J. Schoeneman, London Fog, was a telephone operator and retired from the business office at Fulton County Medical Center. She enjoyed making head bands for the hearing impaired, quilting, sewing, cross-stitching and gardening.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughters: Eugenia L. (wife of Darryl) Kipe, McConnellsburg; Via E. (wife of Michael A.) Shaw, Needmore; and Robin L. (wife of Michael) Hoffman, Big Cove Tannery; sisters: Edna (wife of John) DeMint, Clarksburg, Md.; and Sara Kay (wife of Michael) Helman, Burnt Cabins; a brother, George Bain, McConnellsburg; a son-in-law, Johnny E. Adams, Chaneysville, Pa.; grandchildren: Beth Ann (wife of Bobby) Lynn, Cala (wife of Travis) High, Christopher (husband of Anje) Hoffman, Lasha (wife of Mitchell) Thompson, Jeneice (wife of Nathan) Shaw-Wuertenberg, and Andrew (husband of Serena) Shaw; and great-grandchildren: Benjamin, Isaac and Eva High, Annabelle and Lorelei Hoffman, Alexis and Layla Shaw.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Doris E. Adams; a brother, Ira B. (Jim) Bain; sisters: Mary Jane Slee, Louise Nancy Hoffman and Joann Keith.

Services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 1. Pastor Russell Hoffman officiated. Interment was at Antioch Christian Church Cemetery, Big Cove Tannery.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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