Helen M. Gallentine-Reamsnider

February 06, 1926 ‒ January 17, 2017

Galion, Ohio

Helen (Davis) Gallentine Reamsnider, 90, of Galion passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Elmcroft Assisted Living Center in Ontario.

Born February 6, 1926 in Freedom, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of Carl Davis, Sr. and Zelma (Mofett) Davis. A 1943 graduate of Crestline High School, Helen graduated from Mansfield School of Practical Nursing and retired from the former Rosewood Manor in Galion after 23 years. She previously worked at North Electric in Galion, Timken in Bucyrus and Crestline Hospital. She enjoyed cooking, traveling with her daughter and collecting recipes. Helen belonged to Galion Hospital Auxiliary Twig II, where she served as Treasurer, and belonged to Women of the Moose Chapter 177 in Galion.

Survivors include children, Richard Gallentine, Jr. of Indiana and Debbe (Larry) Steinhilber of Galion; grandchildren Eric (Cheryl) Steinhilber of Mansfield, Michelle Bollinger of Galion and Chad (Malinda) Steinhilber of Mansfield; great-grandchildren Zachary, Sydney, Nicholas, Dillon and Brittany and brothers and sisters, Ruth Johnston of Crestline, Betty (Bill) Rinehart of Leesville, Diana “Chickie” Tinch of Galion, Carl Davis, Jr. of Crestline and Robert Davis of Raleigh, North Carolina.

In addition to her parents and former husband, Richard Gallentine, Sr., she was also preceded in death by her son, Donald Gallentine; grandson Harley Gallentine; step-mother, Harriett Davis; brother; Harry Warren Davis and sister, Laura Davis.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday January 19, 2017 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017 with Simon Avila officiating. Burial will follow in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Morrow County in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Helen Reamsnider and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • Chickie and family, so sorry for your loss. May God sustain you at this difficult time.

    Denny and Jo Isch