August 10, 2012
Helen E. Kishbaugh, 91, Dallas, passed away Friday, August 10, 2012 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late Percival and Grace Poad Love. Helen was a graduate of Meyers High School. She was a member of the Shavertown United Methodist Church, where she was founder of the Brown Baggers, a member of the Couples Club, and was the first recipient of the Suzanna Wesley Award for service to her church.
She was involved in Daffodil sales for the American Cancer Society for many years, a member of the former Dallas Junior Women's Choral Group, and was very active in knitting prayer shawls for shut-ins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E., in 2009; son, Robert; brother, Percy Love.
Surviving are son, Charles E. and wife, Marjorie, Dallas; brother, Edwin Love, Mountain Top; grandsons, Michael Meade and wife, Michelle, Shavertown, Mark Meade and wife, Maria, Southampton; great-grandchildren, Ashley, Mark, Jensen, Jordyn Meade; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. from the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, with the Rev. M. Lynn Snyder officiating. Interment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Shavertown United Methodist Church.