HUBBARD Funeral services will be held on Thursday October 4, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Hubbard Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Michael Byus officiating for Grace O. Helmbrecht, 100, who died Sunday evening September 30, 2018 at Park Vista. She was born December 27, 1917 in Sonora, OH a daughter of Elmer E. and Edna P. Williams Johnson and moved to Hubbard in 1955 from Sharon, PA.
Mrs. Helmbrecht, a 1935 graduate of Sharon High School, attended Buhl Hospital School of Nursing. She was a life member of the Hubbard Church of the Nazarene and was a homemaker.
Her husband, William L. Helmbrecht, whom she married June 25, 1941, died in 2002.
She leaves a son, Bruce D. Helmbrecht and his wife Rev. Beth-Marie of Mechanicsville, VA; 2 granddaughters, Stacy Waters Chayka and her husband Bobby of Leonardtown, MD and Camilla Grace Tatum of Mechanicsville, VA; 3 great-grandsons, Hudson Myles, Archer Finn and Lincoln James Chayka and a step-brother, Roy Evans of Brookfield. Grace also leaves 2 nephews, Timothy Johnson and his wife Barbara of Girard and Rev. Terrance Johnson and his wife Maryann of Ellwood City, PA; a sister-in-law, Donna Vasalakis of Muncie, IN and her 3 children, Timothy Vasalakis and his wife Shelley of Muncie, IN, John Valasakis and his wife Roxanne of Clearwater, FL and Gina Watts and her husband Aaron of Muncie, IN.
Grace was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, E. L. Johnson. Family and friends may call on Wednesday October 3, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home and also on Thursday October 4, 2018 one hour prior to the funeral services from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Hubbard Church of the Nazarene, 1815 Cherry Lane, Hubbard, OH 44425.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Jesus Film Project, P.O. Box 628222, Orlando, FL 32862-8222.
Interment will be at America’s Cemetery in Hermitage, PA.
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Jesus Film Project
P.O. box 628222, Orlando FL 32862-8222