Helen E. Brown

Helen E. Brown, age 83, of Erie, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2013. She was born in Seneca, Pa. on July 14, 1929, daughter of the late George and Mary Bickel. Helen was a loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed volunteering with AARP and PCOA. Helen loved feeding and watching the birds, and time with the family dog, Zoe Jane. Helen is lovingly survived by four children, Paul Brown (Carolyn), Cindy Himes (Sid), Patrick Brown (Debbie) and Phillip Brown (Ruth); eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Brown, and two brothers, Wayne and George Bickel. In keeping with Helen's wishes, there were no services and her cremains will be scattered at her childhood family home in Pleasantville. Memorial contributions may be made to the ANNA Shelter, 1555 East 10th St., Erie, PA 16511. The Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., East, 2607 Buffalo Road is handling arrangements. To send condolences, visit www.dusckasfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Dusckas Funeral Home - East Side
2607 Buffalo Road Erie, PA 16510
(814) 899-7656

Published in the Erie Times-News on Feb. 21, 2013