Helen M. Askin
91, Southport, passed away on May 5, 2014. She was born on February 1, 1923 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Roy and Ruth Purcell.
Helen married Kenneth H. Askin on June 24, 1950 in Southport, who passed away on February 28, 2001. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Ann Schmoll. Helen's survivors include son-in-law, Nicholas "Nick" Schmoll, Southport; step-granddaughter, Leiza Schmoll, Brownsburg; step-great-grandson, Randall Schmoll; nieces, Lois Holben, Greenwood and Pat (David) Bender, Gibsonville, NC; nephew, Robert (Wendy) Askin, Cincinnati and cousin, Carolyn Vredeveld, Winter Haven, FL. She was a member of Southport Baptist Church. Helen was Vice President of Askin Manufacturing, Inc., retiring in 1993. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 8 in Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center , with visitation from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7 in the mortuary. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Memorial gifts have been suggested to
Midwest Affiliate, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674. Online condolences may be offered to the family at: http://www.singletonmortuary.com