Helen S. Nevius, 97, formerly of Danville, passed away on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at Nottingham Village Nursing Center, Northumberland.
She was born Dec. 4, 1919, in Riverside, a daughter of the late Lewis and Ruth (Raup) Stine. She married Michael Nevius Jr. and spent 53 loving years with him before his passing in 1989.
Helen attended Danville High School and worked for many years as a seamstress for companies such as Danville Manufacturing and Joville Manufacturing.
She was a member of St. Peter's United Methodist Church, Riverside.
Helen enjoyed camping with her husband and traveling across the country to visit her siblings, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Michael A. and Kim Nevius, of St. Thomas, Pa.; five daughters and sons-in-law, Carol Miller, of Chambersburg, Roberta and Charles Heller, of Sunbury, Shirley and John Panda, of Arizona, Dorothy and William Hancock, of Riverside, and Linda Nevius, of Pottstown; one brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Vera Stine, of Riverside; one sister, Irene Burr, of Utah; 14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Helen was preceded in death by one brother, Norman Stine; two sisters, Margaret Mottern and Betty Hinkle; and one grandson, Thomas Stank.
Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorial contributions in Helen's memory can be made to St. Peter's United Methodist Church, 240 Sunbury Road, Riverside, PA 17868.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brady Funeral Home Inc., Danville.
Please send online condolences to BradyFuneralHome.com.
Published on February 1, 2017