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Helen E. Stover, 89, of Northumberland passed away at Evangelical Community Hospital surrounded by four generations of beloved family, Feb. 15, 2018.

Helen was born in Selinsgrove on April 10, 1928, the daughter of the late William and Lettie (Bowersox) Hollenbach.

She graduated Selinsgrove High School in 1946.

She attended Harrisburg Hospital School of Nursing, stopping only to start a family. She worked at various factories, later retiring from Moore Business Forms. She reentered the workforce as a WalMart greeter.

Helen was a member of the Red Hats Society. She loved to travel, square and tap dance, camp, boat, go to the beach, and attend class reunions. She was always smiling.

Helen is survived by two children, Charles G. and wife Gail Saxton of Northumberland, and Kristin and husband Galen Ramsey of Northumberland; eight grandchildren, Timothy Carter, Nadine Carter, Tiffany Saxton, Nathan and wife Miranda Saxton, Matthew and wife Amanda Saxton, Ashley Saxton, Jeffery and wife Kerri Bahner, Carmen Cromley; three great-grandchildren, Gabriel Bahner, Joshua Cromley, and Kelsie Cromley; four great-great-grandchildren, Cailynn Cromley, Brayden Cromley, Raelynn Woosley, Sierra Woosley; and sister-in-law, Tordis Hollenbach Dewell.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Dane Saxton; brother William Hollenbach; daughter-in-law Evelyn Saxton, and special friend Charles Styers.

Friends and family may visit at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the David T. Zweier Funeral Home, Inc. 157 Chestnut St. Sunbury, followed by the funeral at noon.

Interment will follow at the Glendale Cemetery, Middleburg, PA.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation.

Condolences may be made at davidzweierfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 17, 2018
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