Helen L. Getz LEBANON Helen Louise Getz, 95, passed away of natural causes on Friday, October 18, 2013, at Cedar Haven Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Russell Gable Getz formerly of Lititz. Born in Cornwall, on June 8, 1918, Helen was a daughter of the late Johnnis and Mariae (Starasinic) Yocklovich. Helen had a teasing sense of humor. She loved babies, young children and crafts. She was employed as a seamstress for many years and was also a devoted member of Sacred Heart Church for most of her life. She is survived by her son, Thomas, husband of Patricia Getz; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; a sister, Lucy Engle and a former son-in-law, Timothy Fisher. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ann Fisher. Helen's family wishes to extend their heartfelt appreciation to the nursing staff at Cedar Haven for the extraordinary loving care they gave her for more than 8 years. Funeral Mass Saturday, October 26th 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 2596 Cornwall Road, Cornwall, 17016. Interment at Holy Savior Catholic Cemetery. Viewing Saturday morning from 10 to 11 in the social hall at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is entrusted with the arrangements. You may share your thoughts and memories with the family at our online guest book at www.thompsonfuneralhomelebanon.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Oct. 23, 2013