|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1922|
|Death: ||May 24, 2007|
Helen Jane Gemmill, 84,of Stewartstown, died at 9:07 a.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2007, at York Hospital. She was the wife of Lloyd A. Gemmill, with whom she would have celebrated 60 years of marriage on July 4, 2007.
Born December 25, 1922, in Hopewell Township, she was the youngest daughter of the late Jesse C. and Sophia (Marstellar) Trout.
Helen Jane was honorably discharged from the United States Army as a Second Lieutenant Army Nurse, having served in Japan during World War II. She retired from York Hospital where she had been employed as a registered nurse for 40 years. She was a member of Stewartstown United Methodist Church, and Benedict Meade V.F.W. Post 7046 and Stewart American Legion Post 455, both of Stewartstown, and a charter member of the Eureka Fire Company. Helen Jane enjoyed cleaning, canning foods from the garden she and Lloyd kept, traveling on bus trips with Lloyd and their friends, and spending time with her family.
In addition to her husband, Helen Jane is survived by three daughters, Nancy J. Lewis of Hellam, Linda K. Wagner of Red Lion, and Cathy A. Taylor of Stewartstown; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary with Pastor Larry W. Parlett officiating. Interment will be at Stewartstown Cemetery with military honors by the Stewartstown V.F.W. and American Legion.
Published in the York Daily Record & York Dispatch on 5/26/2007.
Jesse Cecil Trout (1876 - 1955)
Sophia M. Anderson Trout (1880 - 1970)
Nora Pearl Trout (1901 - 1901)*
James Howard Trout (1913 - 1994)*
Valentine Kyle Trout (1919 - 1999)*
Helen Jane Trout Gemmill (1922 - 2007)
Created by: Gloria Ehrhart Miller
Record added: May 26, 2007
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