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Helen L. Gordner

Oct 12, 2010

Helen Louise Gordner, 80, a resident of Green Street, Muncy, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2010 in the Sycamore Manor Health Center following a brief illness. Born in Williamsport on Wednesday, December 4, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Grace (Heintzelman) VanBuskirk.

Helen was the widow of Rollin E. Gordner who preceded her in death on February 3, 1996.

She was employed in the cafeteria of the Muncy High School and also was a caregiver and housekeeper for others.

Helen was a member of the Muncy Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. She enjoyed supporting her children and grandchildren in their sports activities and was a faithful visitor to those in nursing homes and hospitals.

She is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Donald A. and Barbara Gordner, Williamsport; Ronald L. Gordner, Rockville, MD; one daughter, Gay P. Harris, Linden; four grandchildren, Karen Gordner; Michael Gordner; Ryan Gordner; DeWayne Harris and one brother, Richard Lee VanBuskirk, Muncy. She is also survived by two great-grandsons.

Funeral services were conducted from the Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 108 N. Main Street, Muncy at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 7, 2010. Interment was in the Muncy Cemetery. Friends called on Wednesday from 6:30 – 8:30 P.M. at the funeral home. Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.