Helen was a 1941 graduate of Waynesburg High School, and retired from Whitacre-Greer Fireproofing Co., after over 40 years service, where she was a secretary. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church and Sandy Valley Chapter of A.A.R.P.
She was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers, Theresa, Donna, Daniel, and Reno Bitzel.
Survived by two nephews and four nieces, Donald (Mary) Bitzel, John (Linda) Bitzel, Julia Bitzel, Karen Karoscik, all of Lancaster, Mary Ann Coyne, of Massillon, and Theresa Marie Bitzel, of Columbus; also several great-nieces and great-nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday at 11:30 a.m. in St. James Catholic Church with Fr. Joseph Zamary as Celebrant. Interment in Sandy Valley Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday 10-11:15 a.m. at the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Helen’s memory may be made to St. James Catholic Church, 400 W. Lisbon St., Waynesburg, OH 44688, or Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Green, OH 44685. Condolences may be sent to: www.gordonfuneralhomes.com
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