Helen L. Allerding

June 16, 1921 ‒ November 30, 2013

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Helen Lenore Allerding, age 92, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.

She was born on June 16, 1921 in Mercedes, Texas, the daughter of the late Harriet and Howard Reagh. She came to Mount Vernon in 1935 where her parents were born and raised. She met and married her husband John C. Allerding in 1942. Mrs. Allerding was a home maker and a volunteer at Mercy Hospital here in Mount Vernon. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church.

She and her husband lived in Florida for 18 years where they loved to play. They returned to Mount Vernon in 2000.

Mrs. Allerding is survived by her husband, of over 71 years, John C. Allerding; two sons, John (Sharon) Allerding of Dayton, Gary Allerding of Mount Vernon; her nephew Ray Underwood; her niece Cheryl Kimbel; nine grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

Besides her parents, Mrs. Allerding was preceded in death by her daughter Debra Hammond; and two sisters, Grace Mahaffey and Frances Jones.

Friends may call on Wednesday at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home from 9:30 until the time of service. The service will begin at 11AM at the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Gentiva Hospice, 540 Officenter Place Suite 100, Gahanna, OH 43230-5332.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Helen Lenore Allerding.