Helen Boyer, 84

Helen C. Boyer, 84, North Manchester, died at 6:45 a.m. on July 10, in Timbercrest Healthcare Center, North Manchester. She was born Nov. 29, 1928 in Monticello, Ill., to Joseph and Lena (McLaughlin) Chalk. 

She graduated from Sidney High School in 1947.  On May 14, 1949, she married Robert E. Boyer. He died Oct. 8, 1991.  Helen was a printer at Heckman Bindery, North Manchester, for 35 years. She retired in July 2000. She was a member of St. Roberts Catholic Church, North Manchester, and enjoyed quilting.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Alex (Rebecca) Constantopoulos, Dumfries, Va.; one brother, Harry (Lavonne) Chalk, Columbia City; one sister, Patricia Martin, Carmel; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren.  Three brothers and two sisters are deceased. 

Services were held at Timbercrest Chapel. Father Andrew Curry officiated. Burial was in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester.

For those who wish to honor the memory of Helen C. Boyer, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 6100 W. 96th St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278-6005 or Wabash Co. Cancer Society, PO Box 144, North Manchester, IN 46962.

Posted on 2013 Jul 12