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Helen E, Herr

August 24, 2014

Helen E, Herr, 90, a resident of Pinecrest Manor and formerly of 306 Maple St., St. Marys, died on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.
She was born on December 16, 1923, a daughter of the late Ambrose and Elizabeth Fox Kreckle.
On October 7, 1947  in St. Marys, she married Allen "Acky" Herr, who preceded her in death on November 30, 2011.
Helen was a lifelong resident of the area and a graduate of Central High School, class of 1941. She was a member of the St. Mary's Church and enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by a son, Harry Herr and his wife Ruth of Palmyra, two grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and a sister, Miriam Arnold of St. Marys, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Arline Burden, Ruth Nussbaum and Irma Skok.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Helen E. Herr will be celebrated on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at noon at St. Mary's Church, Church St., St. Marys with Rev. Alfred Patterson, OSB, officiating.
Interment will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
There will be no public visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Mary's Church or to Pinecrest Manor.
The Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., in St. Marys, is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be made to the family at

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