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Helen Margaret Wirey Gillespie
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1912
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1997
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

Parents: Orphia Ray Wirey and Tressie Elizabeth Compton

Sibling: Laura Eleanor Wirey

Husband: Paul Quentin Gillespie (married 29 Jun 1940 Allen Co., IN)

Children: Kay Elizabeth Gillespie and John Quentin Gillespie

Obituary #1: Fort Wayne News Sentinel 1 Dec 1997

Helen M. Gillespie, 85, of Fort Wayne died Sunday at Parkview Hospital. She retired from Fort Wayne Community Schools as a secretary for the special-education department.

She was a member of Forest Park United Methodist Church, and a past member of Fort Wayne Woman's Club. Surviving are her husband, Paul Q.; a son, John Q. of Key West, Fla.; and a daughter, Kay E. Gillespie of Fort Wayne.

Services are 10:30 a.m. Friday at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road. Calling is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials are to American Cancer Society or the church.


Obituary #2: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 1 Dec 1997
HELEN M. GILLESPIE

Helen M. Gillespie, 85, died Sunday at Parkview Hospital. A native of Edinburgh, she was a retired secretary for the special education department at Fort Wayne Community Schools. Surviving are her husband, Paul Q., and a son, John Q., of Key West, Fla., and a daughter, Kay E. Gillespie of Fort Wayne. Services at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road, with calling from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to American Cancer Society or to Forest Park United Methodist Church.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Orphia Ray Wirey (1887 - 1955)
  Tressie Elizabeth Compton Wirey (1890 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Paul Quentin Gillespie (1914 - 1999)
 
 Sibling:
  Helen Margaret Wirey Gillespie (1912 - 1997)
  Laura Eleanor Wirey McNeal (1919 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Covington Memorial Gardens
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20455861
Helen Margaret <i>Wirey</i> Gillespie
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Helen Margaret <i>Wirey</i> Gillespie
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Helen Margaret <i>Wirey</i> Gillespie
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
 
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