Helen M. Snyder

MOUNT CARMEL — Helen M. Snyder, 88, of 1046 Spruce St., Kulpmont, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Mount Carmel Senior Living Community.

She was born May 4, 1920, in Kulpmont to the late John and the late Mary (Bartko) Kopchu.

Helen was a retired garment factory worker. She had worked at Kanmack Mill, in Kulpmont, Arrow Shirt, in Shamokin, and Pottstown Shirt.

She was married June 3, 1951, at St. Casimir's Church, Kulpmont, to Donald C. Snyder, who survives.

She attended Kulpmont schools.

She was a member of Holy Angels Church, Kulpmont, and a former member of St. Casimir's Church.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Vallo and Ann Bartko, and one brother, Joseph Kopchu.

SNYDER — A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday at Holy Angels Church in Kulpmont with the Rev. Raymond Orloski officiating. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. There will be no viewing. Everyone is invited to meet at the church. Joseph J. Stutz, Inc., Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor, is in charge of arrangements. A guestbook can be signed at www.stutzfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Joseph J. Stutz, Inc. Funeral Home
40 South Market Street Mount Carmel, PA 17851
(570) 339-4300

Published in The News Item on June 11, 2014