The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

Breaking News

Obituaries

March 14, 2013

Helen Wonsettler

GC woman, league golfer was active in community

---- — A memorial service will be held March 22 for Helen Wonsettler of Grove City. She passed away peacefully at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, in her home at the age of 92.

A native of Washington, Pa., Mrs. Wonsettler was born Aug. 30, 1920, to Curtis and Julia Aulency Burns.

She graduated in 1942 as a registered nurse from Washington Hospital School of Nursing.

In November of that year, she married Dr. Donald E. Wonsettler prior to his deployment with the U.S. Medical Corps to Southeast Asia. On his return in 1946, they moved to Grove City, where he set up his medical practice.

Helen was active in local community affairs, serving on the boards of the Visiting Nurses Association, the former Grove City Hospital Auxiliary and the Women’s Club, and as a volunteer at the American Red Cross Blood Bank and blood pressure clinics.

She was a member of the Grove City Country Club Ladies Golf Association for more than 50 years and enjoyed her Tuesdays and Thursdays spent on the course with friends.

She was active in several bridge groups and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, Grove City.

Helen is survived by her daughter, Sue Conaty and her husband Bill, Florida and New Hampshire; her granddaughters, Kelly Conaty; and Kimberly Hollely and her husband David, all New York; her daughter-in-law, Pamm Wonsettler, Wisconsin; and her granddaughter, Amy Snrka and her husband Ryan and their daughter Maylin, all also Wisconsin.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; her son, Thomas; and her grandson, Nathan Wonsettler.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

WONSETTLER

Helen, wife of Dr. Donald E. Wonsettler, 92, Grove City.

Service: Memorial service at 11 a.m. Friday, March 22, 2013, in the chapel of Grace United Methodist Church, 210 S. Broad St., Grove City, with the Rev. Willard S. Morse presiding.

Arrangements by CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • John P. Aiken, Sr.

    John P. Aiken Sr. of Colorado Springs, Colo., formerly of 739 Federal Drive, Sharon, died peacefully in his sleep on April 14, 2014, at Emeritus at Colorado Springs after a lengthy illness. He was 87.

    April 15, 2014

  • Cindy Peterson Burzlaff Essert obit photo Cindy Peterson Burzlaff Essert

    Cindy Peterson Burzlaff Essert, of Colorado Springs, Colo., passed away unexpectedly of an apparent heart attack on April 11, 2014. She was 52.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Fred Steve

    Fred Steve of Blueberry Lane, Pine Township (Grove City), formerly of Main Street, Volant, passed away at 2:30 p.m. April 11, 2014, in the hospital of Grove City Medical Center, Pine Township. He was 91.

    April 15, 2014

  • Jeanne I. (Muschick) Winger obit photo Jeanne I. (Muschick) Winger

    Jeanne I. (Muschick) Winger, a long-time resident of Sandy Lake, has departed to the Promised Land, for a life that is free from pain and tears, a life everlasting in God’s Great Domain, on Monday, April 14, 2014, in the Caring Place, Franklin, Pa., after a long seven-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was 88.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donald L. 'Goose' Talbert Donald L. 'Goose' Talbert

    Donald L. “Goose” Talbert, of 562 Sherman Ave., Sharon, departed this life on Friday, April 11, 2014, in his home surrounded by his children. He was 78.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • William ‘Billy’ C. Marks Jr. William ‘Billy’ C. Marks Jr.

    William “Billy” C. Marks Jr. of Hubbard passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 11, 2014, at home. He was 48.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Christopher R. Coates

    Christopher R. Coates of Wheatland died at 8:30 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at his home after an accidental fall. He was 39.

    April 14, 2014

  • Paul F. Campoli Paul F. Campoli

    Paul F. Campoli of Sharpsville passed away at 11:54 a.m. Sunday, April 13, 2014, in the Meadville Medical Center after an extended illness. He was 83.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aaron Henry Drake

    Aaron Henry Drake of Hermitage died peacefully after a short illness Thursday evening,  April 10, 2014, in Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was 36.

    April 14, 2014

  • Wallace N. Hitchcock

    Wallace N. Hitchcock, 85, of 162 Ray Road, Jamestown, died at 7 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at White-Cliff Nursing Home, Greenville.

    April 14, 2014

  • Philipe Domingo-Lehnert Griggs Philipe Domingo-Lehnert Griggs

    Philipe Domingo-Lehnert Griggs, formerly of 1601 Pulaski-Mercer Road, Mercer,  passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, of natural causes in San Antonio, Texas.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ada Jane Calvin Ada Jane Calvin

    Ada Jane Calvin of  21607 Golden Drive, Meadville, formerly of Sharpsville, passed away peacefully at 2 p.m. Saturday (4-12-14) in Rolling Fields Nursing Home, Conneaut, Pa. She was 92.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dominic R. Giancarlo obit  photo Dominic R. Giancarlo

    Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday for Dominic R. Giancarlo, Allyson Drive, Howland Township, Trumbull County, formerly of Farrell. He passed away at 5:12 p.m. Friday (4-11-14) in the emergency room at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was 84.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ruth Ellen Gladden

    Ruth Ellen Gladden, 83, Grove City, died peacefully in Grove City Medical Center on Thursday, April 10, 2014.

    April 13, 2014

  • Karen L. Rabold obit photo Karen L. Rabold

    Karen L. Rabold of 410 Turner Station Road, Coolspring Township (Mercer), passed away at her sister’s home in Hermitage on Saturday, April 12, 2014, after an extended illness. She was 66.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

Published Magazines