E. Helms (1930 - 2018)
Chester, PA - William E.
Helms "Bill", age 87 of Chester, PA passed away on February 17,
2018 at Foulk Manor North surrounded by his family.
He was born on June 7, 1930 to the late William H. and Ruth (nee Wanner) Helms. He was the brother of the late Elwood
Helms. Bill served in the US Air Force
and was a Korean War
veteran. He was a member of the Delaware Veterans Post #1. Bill retired
from the Sun Oil Co. after working for 40 years. His hobbies were playing
golf, shooting pool and playing cards. Bill also enjoyed spending time with
his family and especially enjoyed watching his granddaughter Faith play
is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years Roberta Helms, loving children
Richard and William (Carrie) Helms Jr. and 3 grandchildren Nathaniel, Faith
Service will be 12 PM on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the McCausland Garrity Marchesani Funeral Home, 343 S. Chester Pike,
Glenolden. Visitation will be from 11 AM to 12 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial Contributions in Bill's name may be made to: Vitas Hospice, 100
Commerce Dr., Suite 302, Newark, DE 19713. Online Condolences may be placed
Marchesani Funeral Home Inc
343 South Chester Pike Glenolden, PA 19036
Published in The News Journal on
Feb. 20, 2018