Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ankneys in:
 • Coles Cemetery
 • Derry
 • Westmoreland County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Helen Lobonich Ankney
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 19, 1923
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 2012
Pennsylvania, USA

Helen L. Ankney, 89, of West Elizabeth, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at her son's home in Finleyville. Born Aug. 19, 1923, in Monessen, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Ann Lobonich. She was a member of the former West Elizabeth United Methodist Church and it's Women's Society. She joins her husband, the late Robert Howard Ankney, who passed away in February of 1978. Helen is survived by her three sons, Roger Ankney, of Jefferson Hills, Wayne (Vickie) Ankney, of Moyock, N.C., and Merrill D. (Eileen) Ankney, of Finleyville; her grandchildren, Lori Zelenko and Scott, Jeff and Brandon Ankney; three great-grandchildren; her stepchildren, Robert Ankney, of Pleasant Unity, Kathleen Dick, of Pleasant Unity, and Jim and Lloyd Ankney; her stepgrandchildren, Susan, Vickie, Kathy and Judy; her sister, Sue Smarchak, of Fairless Hills; and also nieces and nephews. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Richard Ankney. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the PAUL E. BEKAVAC FUNERAL HOME, Elizabeth, and 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. Friday in the McCABE FUNERAL HOME, 300 W. Third Ave., Derry, PA 15627. Burial will follow in Coles Cemetery in Derry. Helen's family asks that memorial contributions in her name be made to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 1133 S. Braddock Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15218. Offer condolences at

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 9/6/2012 
Family links: 
  Robert Howard Ankney (1912 - 1978)
Coles Cemetery
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Sep 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96599489
Helen <i>Lobonich</i> Ankney
Added by: George & Peggy Stumpf
Helen <i>Lobonich</i> Ankney
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Burke Stoughton
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service