Helen Presswood, 89 of Harrisburg, passed away 8:10 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Saline Care Center in Harrisburg.
She was born Sept. 12, 1923, in Harrisburg, the daughter of Wiley and Nellie Waddell Hedger. She was married to Harmon Presswood and he preceded her in death.
Surviving Helen is one brother, Leland Hedger of North Carolina; three nieces, Darlene (Steve) Hertlein, Joann (Bobby) Jones and Pat (George) Mitchell, all of Harrisburg; a great-niece, Sloane Hogg of Lebanon; and two great-nephews, Shane Orvik and Tony King, both of Harrisburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harmon; a brother, James Hedger; and a sister, Thelma Dill.
Graveside services will precede burial at Pierson Cemetery 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 16, 2013. There will be no visitation and those attending are asked to gather at the cemetery. The J.M. Weirauch Funeral Home in Harrisburg is in charge of arrangements.