Helen I. Werner,
89, formerly of 120 West Mahoning Street Danville, PA died Wednesday,
September 22, 2004 in Emmanuel Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Maria
Joseph Manor Danville, PA. She was born May 9, 1915 in Belvidere, New
Jersey the daughter of the late Harry and Elizabeth Myers Schaumberger.
She graduated from
Allentown Hospital School of Nursing and the University of Pennsylvania.
She was a Public Health Nurse for the American Red Cross. During World War
II she served in the United States Navy Nurse Corps and taught at the Navy
Corps School in Portsmouth, Virginia. In 1980 she retired as an elementary
school nurse in the Danville Area School District.
Mrs. Werner was a
member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, PA Association of School Retirees, the
American Legion and AARP.
Harold H. Werner preceded her in death in July 17, 1990.
A Mass of
Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, September 30, 2004 at 11:00 AM
from the St. Joseph Catholic Church 18 E Center Street Danville, PA with the
Reverend Edward J. Quinlan officiating. Burial will follow in the Odd
Fellows Cemetery. There will be no viewing. In lieu of flowers, memorial
contributions may be made to St. Joseph School 511 Ferry Street Danville, PA
or The Maria Joseph Manor 875 Montour Blvd Danville, PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of the
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville, PA.