Helen L. Wahmhoff
Helen L. Wahmhoff
VAN WERT, Ohio — Helen L. Wahmhoff, 86, of Van Wert, died at 5:32 p.m. Monday, April 17, 2017, at the C.H.P.-Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert.

She was born on May 15, 1930, in Van Wert County, the daughter of the late Ira G. and Cora E. (Handwerk) Davis.

She was married to Robert J. Wahmhoff who preceded her in death on Sept. 23, 1989.

Family survivors include her son, Gregory (Loretta) Wahmhoff of Van Wert; three daughters, Christine (Steven) Boley, Jacqueline (Keith) Brown and Colleen (Joseph) Zsiros, all of Van Wert; 11 grandchildren, Nicole (Adam) Kaehr, Reonna (Nathan) Karcher, Audra (Ted) Clevenger, Laura (Nick) Boreen, Jacob Wahmhoff, Kyle (April) Brown, Tayah (Kyle) Barger, Taylor Zsiros, Basha Zsiros, Maizy Zsiros and Joseph Zsiros, and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, James Christian Davis, Richard Guy Davis and Robert J. Davis, and six sisters, Dorothy Jean Sickmiller, Margaret Ellinger, Betty Miller, Annabelle Landrum, Marion E. Winters and Janet Crosley.

Helen was a 1948 graduate of Van Wert High School and she retired from Federal Mogul after 33 years of service. Helen’s hobbies included sewing, puzzles and planning cards. She greatly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2017, at Van Wert Woodland Cemetery with Pastor Gary Ginter officiating.

Preferred memorials are to the CHP Inpatient Hospice Center.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at cowanfuneralhome.com.