Helen I. Slane

April 24, 1907 ‒ July 31, 2001

Delaware, Ohio

Helen I. Slane, age 94 of Delaware died late Tuesday evening, July 31, 2001 at Grady Memorial Hosptial.

She was born on April 24, 1907 in Delaware County to the late Jessie and Jessee P. DeGood Bierce. The homemaker was a lifelong area resident and member of Grace United Methodist Church. When she was able, she enjoyed fishing, gardening, and playing games.

Survived by Daughter: Norma Jean (Richard H.) Smith of Delaware, Step-daughter: Evelyn Augenstein of Cleveland, Grandchildren: Sheila (Robert) Marcum, James H. Smith, Great-grandchildren: Mandy Clark, Austin Smith, Great-Great-grandson: Nicholas, and a sister: Maxine Lancaster of IL.

Preceded in death by husband: James Slane Jr. in 1966, Step-Daughters: Betty Ellsworth, Virginia Arda, Alice Slane, Clara Pierce, Harriet Wright, Polly Durnburger, Brother: Ralph Bierce, Sisters: Lela Millington, Elsie Eisenhour, Ruth Rucker, Annabelle Miller.

Friends may call Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Delaware, where funeral services will be held Friday 11:00 a.m., Pastor Carl Schaefer of Grace United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Green Mound Cemetery, Kilbourne.

Memorial contributions: Grace United Methodist Church.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com