Helen (Fisher) Bailey, in Bourne, formerly of Quincy, March 1, 2010. At the age of 105 years. Mrs. Bailey passed away at the Cape Cod Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Bourne. Born in Falmouth, she was the 4th of 10 children and the last survivor. Helen was a graduate of Bourne High School class of 1921. In the 1930s she moved to the Somerville area where she meet her husband and were married in 1934. After her marriage she and her husband moved to Wollaston, where they lived until she moved to the Cape in 2008. Helen worked as a bookkeeper for Putman Investments for many years before retiring. Most important to Helen was her church, the Quincy Community United Methodist Church, where she was active in many of the church committees, groups and activities. Helen has also been honored by the Rural Masonic Lodge at a yearly Birthday party since she was 100 years old for being the oldest living widow of a lodge member. Helen was the beloved wife of the late Albert M. Bailey. She is survived by many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandniece, great-grandnephews, great great-grandnieces and great great-grandnephews. A Funeral Service was held in the Quincy Community United Methodist Church, 40 Beale Street, WOLLASTON on Friday, March 5th, at 10:00 a.m. Visiting hours were omitted. Interment in Mt. Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Helens memory to the Memorial Fund of Quincy Community United Methodist Church, 40 Beale Street, Quincy, MA 02170 or to a charity of your choice. Visit www. dewarefuneralhome.com for memorial. DeWare Funeral Home 617-472-1137.
Published in Bourne Courier from Mar. 3 to Mar. 10, 2010