Helen Murray <I>Simpson</I> Boomer

Helen Murray Simpson Boomer

Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Oct 1957 (aged 78)
Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Huntingdon Daily News, Monday, 18 July 1957, page 9, column 2
Mrs. Helen S. Boomer
A native of Huntingdon, Mrs. Helen Simpson Boomer of Waterbury, Connecticut, died at 4 a.m. Sunday, 14 July 1957, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. H. Neal Karr at Knowton, Quebec, Canada. She was in her usual health and her death came unexpectedly.
Mrs. Boomer was born 27 September 1879 at Huntingdon, a daughter of J. Randolph and Jennie (Brown) Simpson. She was married to George A. Boomer, in 1903 at Huntingdon. He preceded her in death in March 1934.
She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Frank R. Hurlbutt, Jr. of Sausalito, California, Mrs. Lawrence B. Barnard of Wellesley Mills, Massachusetts and Mrs. H. Neal Karr, Summit, New Jersey. There are eight grandchildren. Also surviving are one brother, Charles R. Simpson of Hillside, New Jersey and Huntingdon.
Mrs. Boomer was a member of the Second Congregational Church of Waterbury. She left Huntingon in 1903, shortly after her marriage. She lived in California until 1917 and then moved to Waterbury, where she resided until her death.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, 17 July, at Brown’s in Huntingdon. The Reverend J. Raymond Powell will officiate with interment to be made in Riverview Cemetery. Friends will be recieved at the funeral home after 7 p.m. Tuesday evening.
It is the request of the family that flowers be omitted at the funeral of Mrs. Helen Simpson Boomer. Memorial contributions may be made to the heart fund.

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  • Created by: Yvonne Freed Dunn
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  • Find a Grave Memorial 102700264
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Murray Simpson Boomer (27 Sep 1879–27 Oct 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 102700264, citing Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Yvonne Freed Dunn (contributor 47421401) .