LEWISTOWN - Helen I. Keisling, 89, formerly of 22 S. Mann Ave., Yeagertown, died at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, at Golden Living Center William Penn.
Born Aug. 8, 1923, in Burnham, she was the daughter of the late Rush and Mabel (Knepp) Shilling.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James H. Keisling Sr. on Dec. 24, 1994, and two grandchildren, Dana M. Hartsock and Warren S. Keisling.
Helen is survived by: her son, James. H. Keisling Jr. and wife, Marcyann, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Kelly L. Wert and Robert J. Keisling; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Early in life, she was employed at Cluett-Peabody in Lewistown and Gracie's Dress Factory in Reedsville.
Her funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at the Heller-Hoenstine Woodlawn Funeral Home, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with the Rev. John Walters officiating.
Interment will be in Vira Methodist Cemetery.
Her family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Helen's memory can be made to the American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Wormleysburg, PA 17043.