Helen G. Rossman

Helen G. Rossman

Helen G. Rossman, 94, formerly of East Walnut Street, Lewistown, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Ohesson Manor.

She was born March 27, 1922, in Alfarata, Decatur Township, the daughter of the late Roy and Emma Sigler Goss. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald S. Rossman, on Sept. 1, 2010.

Helen is survived by a brother, Willis Goss, of Reedsville and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brothers Carl, Ray, Russell and Earl Goss; also, a sister, Esther K. Abbotts.

Helen worked for the Pennsylvania State Employment Services for 27 years.  She was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church, Alfarata. Her interests included genealogy, needlework and membership in Daughters of American Revolution.

A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, with the Rev. David Pennebaker officiating. Interment will be in Lind Memorial Cemetery, Lewistown.  A viewing will be from 1:30 p.m. until the time of service Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to St. Mark Lutheran Church, 573 Alfarata Road, Lewistown, PA 17044.

For online condolences, visit www.barrfh.com.