Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

November 29, 2012

HELEN M. HANLIN [Keyser, W.Va.]

KEYSER, W.Va. — Helen M. Hanlin, 85, of Florida Avenue, Keyser, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 at the Potomac Valley Hospital, Keyser.

Born on May 29, 1927 at Keyser, she was a daughter of the late Bryant and Louise (Bell) Rice. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond E. Hanlin on Jan. 27, 1991; a grandson, Kyle Rosier; a brother, Fred Rice; and a sister, Zella Wallace.

Mrs. Hanlin was formerly employed as seamstress at the both the Keyser Woolen Mill and the Keyser Garment Factory, but was first and foremost a loving and accomplished homemaker. She enjoyed taking care of her family and was very proud of making her home a warm comforting place for her family and friends. She also was proud of being able to complete her high school studies by receiving her GED in 1977, the same year that her son, Jeff graduated. After receiving her GED, she went on to receive her assistant nursing certificate through the Mineral County Vo-Tech Center.

Mrs. Hanlin was a member of the Sunnyside Church of the Brethren, New Creek, W.Va., and was a former member of the Cabin Run CEOS (Homemakers) She was an avid bowler and enjoyed flower gardening.

Surviving are her son, Jeffrey R. Hanlin and wife Kim of Antioch, W.Va.; her "special daughter", Lori Harrison of Antioch; one sister, Doris Grove of Winchester, Va.; and two grandchildren, Katarina and Khrystian Rosier

Friends may call at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at 2 p.m.

Interment will be in the Potomac Memorial Gardens, Keyser.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Mrs. Hanlin's four wonderful caregivers, Tammy, Shirley, Joyce and Brenda for the compassionate care over the last several years.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mrs. Hanlin's obituary at smithfuneralhomes.net.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • JOHN E. BUCKHOLTZ JR. JOHN E. BUCKHOLTZ JR. [Lonaconing]

    John Edward Buckholtz Jr., 89, of Lower Georges Creek Road, Lonaconing, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • BERTIE M. STOTLER BERTIE M. STOTLER [Cumberland]

    Bertie M. Stotler, 84, of Cumberland, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at her home.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • MARY J. “JEANI” MCDONALD MARY J. “JEANI” MCDONALD [LaVale]

    Mary Jean “Jeani” McDonald, 57, of LaVale, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • FRIEDA M. (BIBLE) SMITH FRIEDA M. (BIBLE) SMITH [Little Orleans]

    Frieda Myrth (Bible) Smith, 89, of Little Orleans, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at her home. She was the widow of Paul N. Smith Sr. whom she married May 1, 1946 and he passed away Oct. 13, 2013.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • ARZELLA (BISHOP) SMITH ARZELLA (BISHOP) SMITH [Keyser, W.Va.]

    Arzella (Bishop) Smith, 90, of Keyser, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • HARRY E. KIGHT HARRY E. KIGHT [Deep Creek Lake]

    Harry Edward Kight, 89, of Deep Creek Lake and Severna Park, passed away on April 15, 2014 in Severna Park, after a courageous battle with lung cancer.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • VIRGINIA LEE WARNICK [Lonaconing]

    Virginia Lee Warnick, 84, of Old Coney Cemetery Road, Lonaconing, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

    April 17, 2014

  • CONSTANCE S.  “CONNIE” MERSON CONSTANCE S. “CONNIE” MERSON [Moorefield, W.Va.]

    MOOREFIELD, W.Va. — Constance (Connie) Sue Merson, 71, of Moorefield, passed away on April 16, 2014, at Grant Memorial Hospital in Petersburg, W.Va.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • DOROTHY BENDER [Frostburg]

    FROSTBURG — Dorothy E. Bender, 94, of Frostburg, passed away at her residence on Sunday, April 13, 2014, surrounded by her family.

    April 16, 2014

  • JOY MALLOY JOY MALLOY [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Joy Malloy, 86, of Cumberland, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

Facebook