Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

February 1, 2013

JOHN W. HELMICK SR. [Keyser, W.Va.]

KEYSER, W.Va. —  John W. Helmick Sr.,75, of Keyser, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.

He was the son of the late John Abraham and Bertie May (Riggleman) Helmick. He was also preceded in death by all of his 16 siblings, brothers, Loring, Guy, Harry, Cleo, Raymond and Delbert; and sisters, Lilly Grogg, Ruth Ganoe and Bertholene McCuskter. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

Mr. Helmick enjoyed NASCAR and was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys and West Virginia Mountaineers.

Surviving is his wife of 51 years, Mary K. Wilson-Ziler-Helmick; one son, John W. Helmick Jr. and wife Cindy of Hagerstown; two step-sons, Gary L. Ziler and wife Carol, York, Pa. and John T. Ziler and wife Kathy, Louisville, Ky.; seven step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., Cresaptown, (www.scarpellifh.com) Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home on Monday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Dave Steiding officiating.

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • SHARON D. FLORES SHARON D. FLORES [Short Gap, W.Va.]

    SHORT GAP, W.Va. — Sharon Darlene Flores, 65, of Short Gap, died July 29, 2014, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • COLTON W. TEW COLTON W. TEW [Bedford, Pa.]

    BEDFORD, Pa. — Colton W. Tew, 16, of Teaberry Road, Bedford, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • JANET SMITH [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Janet Smith, 91, formerly of Frostburg, died on Monday, July 28, 2014, at Country House in Cumberland, where she has resided for several years.

    July 30, 2014

  • LEE E. TWIGG [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Services for Lee E. Twigg will be held at Sunset Memorial Park on Bedford Road on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, with Pastor Deez officiating.

    July 30, 2014

  • VELMA “BOOTS”  F. HIMMLER VELMA “BOOTS” F. HIMMLER [LaVale]

    LAVALE — Velma “Boots” Frances Himmler, 89, of LaVale, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Frostburg Village Nursing Home.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • RAY E. LOWERY RAY E. LOWERY [Bethune, Colo.]

    Ray E. Lowery, 77, of Bethune, died July 24, 2014, at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Lakewood.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • HELEN L. TWIGG HELEN L. TWIGG [Frostburg]

    Helen LaVern (Lockard) Twigg, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014, at Frostburg Village Nursing and Rehab Center after a lengthy illness at the age of 82.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • XINA H. TUERKE XINA H. TUERKE [Norcross, Ga.]

    Xina Hope (Manges) Tuerke, 74, of Norcross, Ga., died on June 12, 2014, in Norcross.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • R. WILLIAM BEAN R. WILLIAM BEAN [Cumberland]

    Ralph William Bean, 88, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Lions Center for Rehabilitation and Extended Care.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • EARL D. WILSON EARL D. WILSON [LaVale]

    Earl D. Wilson, 85, of LaVale, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

Facebook