Mary Louise Helm

July 29, 1943 ‒ July 22, 2019

Delaware, Ohio

Mary Louise Helm, age 75, passed away Monday, July 22nd, 2019 at Willow Brook Christian Village in Delaware.

She was born on July 29th, 1943 in Kittanning, PA to the late Philip D. and Betty J. (Stennett) Helm.  Louise graduated from Kittanning High School in 1961, and earned a Master’s Degree in Records Management from Shippensburg College. She taught grade school for several years in Bradford, PA. Mary worked in the Records Management field for over 40 years, mostly in the Oil & Gas industry in Houston, TX, retiring in 2015.

Louise enjoyed traveling in Europe and for several years took annual adventure trips, which included white water rafting, rock climbing, kayaking, zip lining, snorkeling, sailing, and ecology tours.

Louise is survived by her brother Philip D. Helm, Jr. (Karen), Sunbury, and nieces Jennifer Helm, Monkton, MD, and Julie (Steve) Sturges, Ellicott City, MD.

At this time no memorial service is planned. Interment will be in Trenton Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Louise’s memory to: Heartland Hospice, 685 Delaware Ave., Suite 300, Marion, OH 43302-5072.

Condolences and special memories may be shared at The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve the Helm family.