Helen Louise (Wade, Salyers) Newell

January 21, 1935 ‒ March 06, 2018

Delaware, Ohio

Helen Louise (Wade, Salyers) Newell, age 83, of Lewis Center, died peacefully of complications of COPD on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.  Helen enjoyed her time as a bartender at Sam’s Bar, playing cards and Bingo.  Preceded in death by former husband, William A. Salyers; children, Ronald Salyers, Richard Salyers, Connie Knight and Joy Salyers; brother, Frank Wade; sister, Linda Wade; infant grandson, James.  Survived by sons, Brian Salyers of Lewis Center, Gary (Lisa) Salyers of Galena; brother, Bill Wade of Delaware; step-sons, Randy, Rob and Rick Newell; grandchildren, David, Cody, Rodney, Naomi, Stephanie, Brandon, Brianna, Cory, Andrew, Shane, Andrea and Dawn-Helen;  many great-grandchildren; and her beloved, constant companion, Molly.  Friends may call from 11:00am to 1:00pm on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio where Funeral Service will be held at 1:00pm.  Pastor Ken Mosser officiating.  Private family interment.  Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1900 Crown Park Court, Suite H, Columbus, Ohio, 43235 or online at: www.donations.diabetes.org  The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Helen’s family.  Special memories and condolences can be shared with the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com


  • So sorry for the loss of your mother, Gary. We hope all good memories comfort you and your family going forward. Love and Hugs, Kathleen, Dean, Jay, Jen and Troy