CANFIELD - Helen Eileen (Brunner) Durham, 90, of Canfield, died at 9:10 p.m. Monday, July 2, 2012 at Hospice House in Poland, Ohio.
She was born on Jan. 2, 1922 in Salem to the late Alfred and Josephine (Cane) Brunner.
She has been a resident of the Salem, Austintown and Canfield area most of her life. She was employed during the war at Babcock and Wilcox Co. in Alliance, then in the deli at Sparkle in Cornersburg, and last as a line worker in the kitchen at Salem Community Hospital. She was a 1941 graduate of Salem High School and attended Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband, Harry Richard Durham, whom she married on Oct. 13, 1977; daughters Colleen Schultz and Donna (husband Arthur) Katser, both of Michigan, and Vicky (husband Dave) Perry of Minnesota; siblings June (husband John) Herron of Leetonia, Jean (husband Jack) Albright of Salem, Marty (husband Harry) McBride of Canfield and Ross (wife Lou) Brunner of Columbiana; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by siblings Lloyd Brunner and Doris Warner.
Services will be observed on Friday, July 6, 2012, 11 a.m. at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Wilkens officiating.
The burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery, Salem. A time of visitation will be held on hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of the Valley.