The Daily Star
---- — Anna C. Helmer
RICHFIELD SPRINGS — Anna C. Helmer, 73, of Center Street, Richfield Springs, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at home.
Anna was born on June 11, 1939, in Ilion, the daughter of the late Stanley and Elizabeth (De Mars) Rasmussen, she attended school in Columbia Center and had been employed as a waitress at Milannikes in Richfield.
Anna was a member of the Columbia Center Community Church and was an active member of the DAV Auxiliary, Poland Chapter.
Anna is survived by her companion of many years, John Wilcox; her children and their spouses, Debra Ann and Edward Plows of Cherry Valley, Edward Robert Fahey of Springfield Center and Sheila Marie and James Oldick of Richfield Springs; four sisters and two brothers-in-law, Mary Hamilton of North Carolina, Edith and Cliff Wilson of Melbourne, Fla., Linda Foley of Ilion and Barbara and Fred Treen of Ilion; also 19 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her brother, Stanley; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services for Anna will be at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at the Whiter-Hendrix Funeral Home, Inc., 100 Otsego St., Ilion, with Pastor Wayne Clemens officiating. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday prior to the funeral service.
Interment will be held in the Cedarville Cemetery in the spring.
Friends are asked to consider memorials to the family in Anna’s memory.
To leave online condolences please go to www.whiter-hendrix.com.