Helen M. Michael

Helen M. Michael, 101, of 147 Clarkstown Road, Muncy, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at her home.

Born July 12, 1911, in Forksville, she was a daughter of the late Herbert D. and Anna M. (Streby) Molyneux. She married Ford W. Michael who preceded her in death on Sept. 26, 1996.

Helen graduated from high school in Sullivan County and later attended and graduated from Mansfield University. She retired from East Lycoming School District where she was a high school teacher.

She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hughesville.

Helen enjoyed quilting for many years. She also loved tending to her garden, reading and traveling with Ford.

Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Gina Michael of Muncy; two daughters and one son-in-law, Donna and David Heiney of Hughesville, and Carol M. Zablocky of Muncy; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by two sisters, Alice Richey Woodhead and Grace Norton; one brother, Carl Molyneux; and one son-in-law, Irv Zablocky.

Funeral services will be held privately at Grenoble’s, 121 S. Main St., Muncy. Officiating will be her pastor, Rev. Cinda Brucker.

Burial will be held in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hughesville.

The family will provide the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to Susquehanna Home Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.grenoblefuneralhome.com