Farus Funeral Home of Duncan Falls
Helen E. Deal, 90, of Chandlersville, passed away Thursday, November 29th 2012 at 5:05 pm surrounded by her family under the care of Genesis Hospice at the Morrison House.
Helen was born in Wayne Township, July 12, 1922 the daughter of the late Frank E and Angie (Spangler) Johnson, A graduate of Philo High school Class of 1941 and the Bethesda Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1944. She was a faithful member of the Chandlersville United Methodist Church, Olive Branch OES #251, the Pleasant grove Grange and the Carlwick Grange for over 70 years.
Helen is survived by her two sons Glendon Duane (Janice) Deal of Zanesville and Lowell Kevin (Deborah) Deal of Chandlersville; her grandchildren Aaron Silvers, Andrea Elaine Deal, Laurie (Tom Parfitt) Deal, Lance (Darla) Deal, Leslie (John) Mears; Great grandchildren Lane Andrew, twins- Levi Russell and Lyndsay Renae Deal, Katherine Louise Mears, Luke Attie Mears; one sister Norma (Robert) Baird of Gratiot and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Helen is preceded in death by her husband whom she married December 21, 1947, Glenn Murphy Deal, who passed away January 10, 2002; two brothers Robert Merlin in 1973 and Marion Orville in 1943 who was lost at sea in the Rhona Troopship disaster in the Mediterranean Sea World War II..
Visitations will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at the Farus Funeral Home, Duncan Falls where funeral services will be 1 pm Sunday with Pastor Rick Lashley officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in the Chandlersville cemetery.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in Helen's name to the Chandlersville United Methodist Church, 9105 Chandlersville Road, Chandlersville, OH 43727.