HELEN E. CARPENTER, 78, of Fort Wayne, died on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 in Orlando, Fla. She is survived by her husband, John Berhow; two daughters, Tonya Barr and Christine Myers; five stepsons, Tom, Bob and Yogi Carpenter, John Berhow Jr. and Bruce Berhow; a brother, Albert L. Mock; a sister, Carolyn White and nine grandchildren. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Thomas Funeral Home, 1277 C.R. 56, Garrett, with visitation one hour prior to service. Rev. Derek Weber will officiate. Visitation also from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cedar Creek Cemetery in Garrett. To send a condolence or to sign the online guestbook visit www.thomasfuneralhome.org

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Dec. 2, 2012