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Helen L. Boone

Helen L. Boone, 94, of Eaton Township, died Thursday, January 29, 2014 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. She was born July 6, 1919 in Cleveland, where she was a 1938 graduate of Collinwood High School.

Helen was formerly employed at the State of Ohio Unemployment Office in Rocky River, May Company at Great Northern Shopping Center, Fairview General Hospital and was then a school bus driver for Columbia Station Schools from where she retired. She was a member of Freewill Baptist Church. Helen had also been a twenty three year resident of Arizona and with her late husband enjoyed traveling in their RV.

Helen is survived by her sons, David G. Boone of Grafton, Harold D. Boone of Valley City, Allen J. Boone of Eaton Township, with whom she made her home and Michael R. Boone of Brookpark; daughter, Carol Ann Boone of Tucson, Arizona; 12 grandchildren; 24 four great grandchildren and two great great grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond O. Boone in 1999; brother, George Steinfurth and a grandson.

Friends will be received Friday, January 31, 2014 from 11 A.M. until the time of a 1 P.M. funeral service at Freewill Baptist Church, 42503 Butternut Ridge Road, Elyria, with Reverend Jason T. Keith officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon.

Memorial contributions may be made to Freewill Baptist Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria.

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