McCLURE - Helen W. Krick, 93, of Burnham and formerly of McClure, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Golden Living William Penn, in Lewistown.
She was born on Oct. 31, 1919, in Beaver Springs, a daughter of the late Irvin S. and Rachel J. (Boonie) Wagner.
On March 19, 1938, she married John M. Krick, who preceded her in death on May 24, 2006.
Helen W. Krick
Mrs. Krick was the last of her immediate family, she is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Barbara J. and Lewis E. Russler, of Burnham; two grandsons and their spouses, Dennis and Donna Russler, of Lewistown and Dwayne and Tamara Russler, of Centreville, Va.; one great-granddaughter, Rylee Russler; and one step great-grandson, Chad Guy.
Helen was preceded in death in addition to her parents and husband by: one brother, Stoy Wagner; and one sister, Frona Knepp.
Mrs. Krick attended Beaver Springs School.
After school Helen was employed by the Shirt Factory, in McClure, and later retired from the Arrow Shirt Company, in Lewistown.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, in McClure.
Mrs. Krick was also a member of the Women of the Moose Lodge, in Lewistown, American Legion Auxiliary, McClure, Mifflin County 4H, Mifflin County Homemakers Association, Beaver Fair Organization and also the Derry Township Senior Citizens Group.
Helen was very well known for her kneedlework and her cooking.
Friends and family will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church, in McClure, where the funeral will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor Lisa Schuster officiating.
Burial will be in the McClure Union Cemetery.
Arrangements are by the Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown.
Contributions in Helen's memory may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church, 6 W. Specht St., McClure, PA 17841.