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Helen L. Schell

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Helen L. Schell Obituary
Helen L. Schell, 87, of Schell Road, Town of Wright, died Thursday, July 12th at the Albany Medical Center, after a brief illness.Mrs. Schell was born February 8, 1931 in Yonkers, NY, a daughter of Louis and Mary (Schoeber) Fox and later graduated from Schoharie High School.She worked many years ago for NYS Soil & Conservation, the Bumble Bee Restaurant and Buyers Mart in Guilderland, however her greatest joy was raising her family and assisting her husband with Schell Contractors. Helen enjoyed knitting, word puzzles and spending time with her grandchildren and was a member of the Gallupville United Methodist Church.She married, Grant Schell, on April 8, 1950. He predeceased her on September 6, 2003. Survivors include her three children, Pam L. Murphy of Berne, Wayne G. (Ruey) Schell of Schoharie and Robbie (Sawako) Schell of Shorthills, NJ; six grandchildren, Shelby A. Murphy, Tyler L. Schell, Brittany M. Schell, Tron Y. Schell, Aeon and Psylon Schell; along with many nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by her brother, Rudy Fox.A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 16th at the Woodlawn Cemetery, St. Rte. #443, Berne, with Pastor Andrea Holroyd, officiating.Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Schell to Scho-Wright Ambulance Service, PO Box 325, Schoharie, NY 12157 OR Gallupville Fire Department, PO Box 15, Gallupville, NY 12073.The Langan Funeral Home of Schoharie and Central Bridge are assisting the Schell Family.Please visit www.langanfuneralhome.com to leave a special message for Helen's family.

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Published in The Daily Gazette on July 14, 2018
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