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Ida M. Helman, 86, of Carlisle, died Friday, June 4, 2010, in Carlisle Regional Medical Center. She was born on Tuesday, December 25, 1923, in Penn Twp., Cumberland County, a daughter of the late Irvin L. and Nena C. (Morrison) Smith and the widow of Herman H. Helman, who died Dec. 20, 1993.

Ida and her late husband owned and operated a dairy farm in Dickinson Twp. for many years. She was a member of Barnitz United Methodist Church, Carlisle and the United Methodist Women’s Group. Ida was preceded in death by four brothers; Lowrie, John, Gordon and Lester Smith and a sister, Alverta Line.

She is survived by two sons; David L. (and his wife, Claudia) Helman of Carlisle and Daniel R. (and his wife, Jan) Helman of East Berlin, a brother, Richard Smith of Newville, two grandchildren; Devin and Celeste Helman and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 8, 2010, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Rick Robinson officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens. Viewing will be held on Tuesday from 1 p.m. until time of the service. Memorials may be made to Barnitz United Methodist Church, 23 Church Lane, Carlisle, PA 17013.

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So sorry to learn of Ida's death. May the God of all comfort supply your every need. I always appreciated talking with her and with Herman. God bless you.
John A. Ile, former pastor

Please accept our heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.  Ida was a very kind and gentle person who enjoyed spending time with family and friends.  We had the pleasure of sharing many holiday dinners with her over the past 20 years and we are certain that she will be missed by all.  We will remember her in our prayers and wish her much happiness and peace throughout eternity.

Rick and Michelle Schaffner
Our deepest sympathies and prayers are with you in this difficult time.

Mike and Christy Lanzalotti
 Dan and Jan,
So very sorry to head of Dan's mothers death.  Please know our thoughts are with you at this sad time.

Gayle Palmer
I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. My prayers and thoughts will be with you and your family during your time of sadness.
Your Country Meadows Co-Worker-

Lori Kimmel
Dan, I am so sorry for your loss.  May God's grace and peace comfort you in the days ahead.

Most sincerely,

Debbie Walmer
 "Dear Dan and Jan,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We are sorry for your loss."

Dave and Soni Fitzhugh

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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