Mildred M. Helm, 94, of Carlisle and formerly of New Cumberland,
passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016 at Chapel Pointe at Carlisle. She was born on February 9, 1922 in
Lancaster County, and was a daughter of the late Elmer and Lottie (Floyd) Gibble and the widow of Harold G. Helm, who died
March 24, 1981
Mildred retired after many years of service with the
PA Medical Bureau in Harrisburg. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in New Cumberland
and the United Methodist Women. Mildred enjoyed bowling and spending time with her family.
She is survived by one son, Robert G. Helm of York Springs, three daughters; Phyllis E. (husband, Thomas) Garvie of
Harrisburg, Janet L. (husband, Carl) Weltmer of Etters and Marilyn L. (husband, James) Moore of New Cumberland, 7 grandchildren,
7 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, stepchildren and step-grandchildren. She was predeceased
by two brothers; Jay and Ralph Gibble and two great-granddaughters; Emma and Lily Moore.
A viewing will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 21, 2016 followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. in the
Trinity United Methodist Church, 415 Bridge St., New Cumberland, with Rev. Arun Andrews officiating. Burial
will follow at Rolling Green Cemetery, Camp Hill. Memorial donations may be made to her church or to Chapel
Pointe at Carlisle. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle is in charge of the arrangements.
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Phyllis: My condolences and sympathy to you, Tom, and your family in
the loss of your Mother. May she rest in peace.
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