Helen M. Leidhecker

Helen M. Leidhecker, 93, of Montoursville, died Feb. 16, 2020, at Valley View Nursing Center.

She was born Nov. 13, 1926, in Williamsport, a daughter of the late Robert and Elizabeth (Stanaska) Gehret.

Helen was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church, the Altar Guild, TOPS, Ladies of Bethany, Meals on Wheels, and enjoyed square dancing, gardening, bird watching and chasing squirrels.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Leidhecker; two sons, Keith and David Leidhecker; sister, Theresa Mitchell; and two brothers, Robert and Joseph Gehret.

Surviving are a son, R. Gregory (Linda) Leidhecker, of Montoursville; two daughters, Judith Leidhecker, of Muncy, and Nanette (Mark) Clemmons, of South Hill, Va.; a daughter-in-law, Robin Leidhecker, of Montoursville; a sister, Betty Lou (Carl) Fenstermacher, of Williamsport; seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 29, at Bethany Lutheran Church, 369 Broad St., Montoursville, with Rev. David B. Letscher officiating. Family and friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m., in the church.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Montoursville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the church.

Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.