Helen M. (Hamblin) Fairbrother (1924 - 2014)

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Fairbrother, Helen M.


Age 90, of Elmira, NY, formerly of Campbell, NY, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at the Chemung County Nursing Facility. She was born on January 22, 1924 in Westfield, PA to the late Melville and Lula (Benn) Terwilliger. Helen is survived by her husband, John Fairbrother of Elmira; sons, Garry (Donna) Metcalf of Valrico, FL, Dean (Catherine) Metcalf of Rocky Mount, NC and Robert (Charlotte) Hamblin of Sayre, PA; daughter, Sheree (James) Gauss of Campbell, NY; step-children, James Fairbrother of Olpe, KS and Diana Davis of Mountain Home, AR; along with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Helen worked for many years as a nurse's aide at Corning Hospital. Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, July 1 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. Funeral services will take place there at 12 p.m. Interment will follow in Rural Home Cemetery, Big Flats, NY.

Published in Star-Gazette on June 29, 2014
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James D. Barrett Funeral Home
1004 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14901
(607) 733-4629
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