Archive - Sep 10, 2013 - Obituary
Helen A. Gudalis, 101, DuBois, formerly of Sykesville, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Christ the King Manor.
She was born Aug. 14, 1912, in Walston, a daughter of the late Peter Tersine and Louise DeFlora.
She was married to William G. Gudalis, Sr. He preceded her in death on Dec. 8, 1989.
She was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Sykesville and was a long-time member of the A.B.V.M. Rosary Society.
She enjoyed cooking, shopping and her family.
Blaine E. Heckman Sr., 70, of Brookville, went home to be with his Lord in the early morning hours of Sept. 9, 2013, following a lengthy illness.
Born June 6, 1943, in Punxsutawney, he was the son of John W. and Olive (Snyder) Heckman, the youngest of five children.
His life of 70 years was full of dedication to hard work, but never lacking in joy.
Those who knew Blaine were always cheered by his light-hearted humor.
His entrepreneurial spirit was evidenced by various successful endeavors.
Florence â€śDollyâ€ť Kelso, 82, of Brookville, died peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, after an extended battle with Multiple Myeloma.
Dolly was born on May 7, 1931.
She was married for 25 years to Allen R. Hetrick, who died in 1979 at the young age of 54.
In 1981, she married William G. Kelso, who died in 2011 at the age of 92.
She was the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Kettin) Bockoras.
She was born and raised on â€śBâ€ť street in Brookville and moved 50 yards down the same street and made her own home for the rest of her life.