Mary Helen Riddle Skidmore,
Age 94, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday afternoon,June 14, 2019 at home.
She was born February 4, 1925 in Lawshe, Ohio, daughter of the late William Clarence & Sophia Anna (Davis) Hottinger.
Helen was a member of Faith Baptist Church and the Wilmington Savings Bank Senior Citizens Center and had worked at the Wilmington Publishing Company and the Irwin Auger Bit Company.
Surviving are her daughters- Kay (Lee) Morris of Cincinnati, OH, Carolyn (Bob) Vance of Blanchester, OH, & Patty (Bill) Cahill of Wilmington; 10 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by first husband- Everett H. Riddle; second husband- Willard E. Skidmore; 7 brothers & sisters; and step-sons- Jim, Dean, & Bill Riddle.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 West Locust Street at North Mulberry Street, Wilmington with Pastor Jim Riggle officiating. Interment will follow in the New Antioch Cemetery, New Antioch, Ohio.
Friends will be received from 10 AM until the time of services on Thursday, June 20 at the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home.
Contributions in Helen's memory may be made to the Faith Baptist Church, 1791 North US Rte 68, Wilmington, Ohio 45177. To sign the online guest book, go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.
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