Helen King, 83

Helen Ruth King, 83, Greenfield, formerly of North Manchester, died Friday, May 20, 2016, in her residence.

She was born June 16, 1932 in Salyersville, Ky., to Carew and Nora E. (Shepherd) Castle.  On July 1, 1986, she married Marvin Berl King.

Helen was a homemaker. 

She is survived by her husband, Marvin Berl King, Greenfield; sons, Ernie (Janice) Bradley, North Manchester, and Mike (Laura) Bradley, Liberty Mills; daughters, Linda (Oliver) Marshall, Claypool, and Yvonne (Allen) Lantz, Bluffton; stepsons, Terry (Tamyra) King, Carthage, Ricky King, Anderson, and Kevin (Tami) King, Noblesville; stepdaughters, Rhonda Gadberrry, Knightstown, Vicky (Kevin) Mars, Shirley,  Julie (Rick) Burcham, New Castle, Rebecca (Rick) Hurst, Port Richie, Fla., and Andrea King, Greenfield; brother, Danny (Sharlon) Castle, North Manchester; sisters, Hazel Bradley, Liberty Mills, Haley Shepherd, Kentucky, and Mazie (Kelse) Harris, Sellers Lake; 30 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and 20 great-great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Patsy Dale, two stepsons, Kerry King and Mark King and four brothers, Carter Castle, Von Castle, Mitchel Castle, and Manus Castle are deceased. 

Visitation is Wednesday, May 25, 2016 from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 West, North Manchester, IN.  Services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at the mortuary.

Pastor William Whitaker will officiate.  Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester.

For those who wish to honor the memory of Helen King memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Carcinosarcomas Cancer, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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Posted on 2016 May 24