LINKHART, Helen E. (Ark) 97, of Springfield, Ohio (Clark County) passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 15, 2012.
She was born on September 2, 1914 to John and Effie (Winkler) Ark.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband John of fifty-one years in 1993, brother and sister-in-law, Wilbur and Esther Ark, son-in-law, Charles Valentino, and niece, Nora (Ark) Hewitt.
Helen is survived by her four children: Katherine Valentino, John and Cheryl Linkhart, Karen Howard, and Donna Alderson; four grandchildren and their spouses: Rob and Claire Linkhart, Adam Linkhart, Jennifer and Scott Neaves, and Lee Howard; special cousin, Fanny Winkhart, and several nieces and nephews.
Helen was a life-long member of Rocky Point Chapel where for many years she sang in the choir, taught Sunday school and served as a Deacon.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. in the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME where services will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
Burial will be in Enon Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd., Springfield, OH 45504.
You may express condolences at www.littletonandrue.com