SALEM- Helen E. Simon passed away on Saturday morning, Feb. 22, 2014, at the Salem Regional Medical Center of natural causes at the age of 79. She was born in Crabtree, Pa., graduated from Leetonia High School and attended St. Paul Catholic Church where she served as an Eucharistic Minister. She had been active in the Salem Area Arts Guild in the past and her work was included in an exhibition at the former Salem Branch of the Butler Institute of American Art.
She is survived by her sons Elliot and Gregory and her sister Alice and Dan DiPanfilo.
Services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at the St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Robert Edwards officiating. Calling hours will be held from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. prior to service Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Grandview Cemetery in Salem.
Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Helen's obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.