October 14, 1924
March 14, 2011
11:00 AM, Friday, March 18, 2011 at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf,
will e from 10 to 11 AM, Friday at the funeral home.
Helena M. Shelly
MOUNT WOLF - Helena M. (Kauffman) Shelly, 86, of Mount Wolf, passed away at 12 NOON, Monday, March 14, 2011, at the Lutheran Home at Sprenkle Drive. She was the wife of the late Philip R. Shelly Sr., who passed away on June 3, 1993.
Helena was born October 14, 1924, in York County and was the daughter of the late Harry and Lavina (Frey) Kauffman.
She worked as a cook for over 30 years for the Tremont Restaurant and Shelly\'s Lounge. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Eagle Fire Company in Mount Wolf and a former member of the Northeastern Senior Center also in Mount Wolf.
Helena is survived by her four sons, Gary Shelly, Ronald Shelly and Philip Shelly, Jr., all of Mount Wolf and Dennis Shelly of Manchester, nine grandchildren 12 Great Grandchildren, two sisters, Ardell Kohr, Barbara Ahrens both of Mount Wolf and her brother Harry Kauffman of Mount Wolf. Mrs. Shelly was preceded in death by her son, Richard Shelly and her brother Austin Kauffman.
A service of remembrance will begin at 11:00 AM, Friday, March 18, 2011, at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 AM Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery. Officiating at her service will be The Reverend Bradley Rentzel a United Church of Christ pastor.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Northeastern Senior Center, P.O. Box 386, Mount Wolf, Pa. 17347.