Helen L. George
January 29, 1943 ‒ December 01, 2016
Mount Gilead, Ohio
Formerly of Ashley, Ohio
Helen L. George, age 73 of Mt. Gilead formerly of Ashley passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at Woodside Village in Mt. Gilead.
She was born on January 29, 1943 in Croton to the late Edwin and Vivian (West) Knowlton. Helen was formerly employed with the R.B. Ribbon Factory in Ashley, as well as the former Jamesway and Hart Department Stores.
During her residency she was a volunteer at Woodside Village. She and her husband were foster parents and active with the Ashley Baseball Association. Helen enjoyed selling Avon as well as taking care of her family and especially her grandchildren. Always caring and loyal, she was blessed with the ability to guide one on the right path. She will be remembered for her loving ways and leaves a proud legacy of her children and grandchildren.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children Kevin (Jessica) George of Cardington, Tracy (Tony) Timmons of Marion, grandchildren; Emily, Alexis, Codie, and Rylee, 8 great-grandchildren, and brother Larry Knowlton of Newark.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph in 1993 and son Greg George in 2016.
Friends may call from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Monday at the Bennett, Brown, Rodman & Snyder Funeral Home in Ashley, where services will be held 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday with Celebrant Marvin Hintz officiating. Burial will follow next to her husband in Ashley Union Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Woodside Village Activities Fund.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com