CENTRE HALL - Helen Elizabeth Warntz Weyman, 89, of Centre Hall, passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
She was born Nov. 25, 1922, in Danville, to A. Heber Warntz and Elsie Elizabeth Jones.
In 1940 she graduated from Lewistown High School and on May 31, 1941, married Richard L. Weyman Jr., in Lewistown.
Helen Elizabeth Warntz Weyman
Surviving are four sons, Richard L. Weyman III and wife, Patty, of Woodward, Michael D. Weyman and wife, Sandy, of Dallas, Dr. Thomas L. Weyman, of Annandale, N.J., and Jeffery M. Weyman, of Boalsburg.
She was a proud nana to 12 grandchildren, Dr. Crystal (Patty) Weyman, of Cleveland, Dr. Richard (Dennise) Weyman, of Davenport, Iowa, Dr. Michael D (Melissa) Weyman Jr., of Clemson, S.C., Dr. Brett (Tara) Weyman, of Hartford, Conn., Kinsy (Dan) Lukasavage, of Dallas, Justin (Lisa) Weyman, of Vienna, Va., Aaron (Erin) Weyman, of Centre Hall, Stewart (Leanne) Weyman, of Parker, Colo., Dr. Rebecca (Matthew) Miller, of Philadelphia, Brian Weyman, of Arlington, Va., Alexis Weyman, of Annandale, N.J., and Diana Weyman, of Annandale, N.J.
Also surviving are 15 great-grandchildren, Drew, Jeremy, Ben, Dane, Nick, Jack, Brady, Piper, Bode, Grace, Claire, Carter, Abbie, Jackson, and Connor.
Her beloved husband, Richard, as well as four brothers and three sisters, preceded her in death.
Helen was a member of the Centre Hall United Church of Christ and also belonged to the Young at Heart Club, of Millheim. She could be found every week, rain or shine, at the Millheim Lanes as part of the Ladies Tuesday Morning Bowling League. A longtime golfing member of the State College Elks Country Club, she loved to play 18 holes every week, always walking and pulling her own clubs, an activity she maintained well into her 70s. In recent years she enjoyed knitting dishcloths, which were in high demand by friends and family. She was a loyal and true fan of all Penn State sports.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, at Trinity United Church of Christ, S. Pennsylvania Ave. and Ridge St., Centre Hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Helen's name may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, P.O. Box 212, Centre Hall, PA 16828.
A guest book can be signed or condolences sent to the family at www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.