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Helen "Ellie" Stepko Gething

Death 23 Apr 2003 (aged 82)
Burial Plum, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Helen Gething
New Kensington

Helen "Ellie" Stopko Gething, 82, of New Kensington died Wednesday (April 23, 2003) in Belair Health and Rehabilitation Center, Lower Burrell.

Born Oct. 26, 1920, in Uniontown, she lived in the Valley all her life.

She worked in the foil mill of Alcoa, New Kensington, before for 23 years before retiring in 1962.

Mrs. Gething was a member of All Saints Roman Catholic Church, Arnold, and the church Rosary and Ladies Aid Societies.

She enjoyed reading, hunting and fishing.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews including Thomas J. (Patricia) Saska, Edward J. (Barbara) Saska, Herbert A. (Dorothy) Saska, Barbara Saska, Margaret A. Luna, Mrs. Mary L. (Warren) Klingensmith, Gertrude Dunlap, Rita K. Lassinger and Margaret M. Barnes; and several great-nieces and great-nephews including, Donald T. Stopko and Deborah Kaminski.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold T. Gething; her parents, Michael and Mary Ann Kolcun Stopko; and six sisters, Mary Saska, Theresa Mains, Margaret Stopko, Josephine Mrozek, Ann Miller and Katherine Barnes.

Friends will be received from 7 to 9 tonight at RUSIEWICZ OF ARNOLD FUNERAL HOME, 1400 Fifth Ave., where a blessing service will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday. Christian Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. in All Saints Church. Burial will be in Plum Creek Cemetery, Plum.

(Obituary from The Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.)




  • Created by: Rich Fedoush
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17304009
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen "Ellie" Stepko Gething (26 Oct 1920–23 Apr 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17304009, citing Plum Creek Cemetery, Plum, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Rich Fedoush (contributor 46805205) .