VACCARO, HELENRUTH, 91, entered eternal life on May 31, 2014. Helenruth was a bookkeeper at National Distillers' Credit Union, a member of the Lutheran Church Women and she was a faithful volunteer for many organizations including Cedar Lake Lodge.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, John V. Vaccaro.
Helenruth is survived by her children, John J. Vaccaro (Sharon), Richard Vaccaro (Debbie), and Karen Mercer (Fred); grandchildren, Devon Vaccaro Strain (John), Jennifer Vaccaro Robbers (Mike), Robert Vaccaro, Andy Mercer (Holly), Anthony (A.J.) Mercer, and Lauren McCollim (Nathan); great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Strain, Will Mercer, and William Robbers.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Thursday at Ratterman Brothers East, 12900 Shelbyville Rd. with burial to follow in Cave Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 2-8:30 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at Rattermans.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Cedar Lake Lodge or the Shamrock Foundation. www.RattermanS.com