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Helen M. Keefer Divelbiss
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1924
Mercersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 2010
Chambersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Helen M. Divelbiss, 86, of Chambersburg, PA passed away at 9:35 p.m. Monday November 22, 2010 at the Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, PA.

Born April 22, 1924 in Mercersburg, PA she was a daughter of the late John Clinton and Emma Susan Mills Keefer.

She was a former employee of the former Mercersburg Shirt Factory. Later in life she assisted her husband in the operation of the family farm.

Helen was a member of Welsh Run Church of the Brethren of Mercersburg.

She enjoyed needlework, NASCAR, board games, cooking and watching baseball and football games.

Surviving are her husband, Frank J. Divelbiss, whom she married October 1, 1944 in Hagerstown, MD. Four daughters, Shirley & husband Mike Lilley of Baltimore, MD, Linda L. Divelbiss of Annandale, VA, Judy D. & husband Jim Mongold and Brenda M. Divelbiss both of Chambersburg. Grandchildren, Shawn & wife Brandy Ott, Todd & wife Jacqueline Lilley, Tara M. Lilley, and Heather L. Lilley. Great-grandchildren, Julia Ryan Lilley, Emma A. Lilley, and Cashal F. Ott. Two sisters, Gladys Dayley of Greencastle and Sarah Dayley of Mercersburg.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Ray W. Keefer.

Burial will be Friday November 26, 2010 at Welsh Run Church of the Brethren adjoining cemetery.

Public Opinion Newspaper
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
November 24, 2010 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  J Clinton Keefer (1897 - 1982)
  Emma S. Mills Keefer (1902 - 1992)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank J Divelbiss (1923 - 2011)*
 
 Children:
  Linda L Divelbiss (1947 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ray W. Keefer (1920 - 1980)*
  Helen M. Keefer Divelbiss (1924 - 2010)
  Sarah E. Keefer Dayley (1930 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Welsh Run Brethren Church Cemetery
Welsh Run
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Vickie Arana
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62510741
 


- Vickie Arana
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
In God's loving care.
- Doodlebug
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
 
 
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