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Helen P. Rainey

Helen P. Rainey (nee McMahon), 93, of Elyria, passed away at her home, Sunday, March 16, 2014, after a lengthy illness. She was born on November 25, 1920 in Cygnet, Ohio and has lived in Elyria since 1995, moving from Shipshewanna, Indiana and Sturgis, Michigan.

Helen is survived by her husband of 74 years, Charles; daughter, Sharon Kay Thomas of Elyria; six grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Charles Leroy Rainey; parents, Howard and Pearl (nee Daughtry) McMahon; two brothers and nine sisters.

Family will receive friends in the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 6 to 8 P.M. Graveside Services will be Friday, March 21, 2014, at 1 P.M., in the Brighton Chapel Cemetery, Howe, Indiana. Reverend Rustin Krapfl will officiate.

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