From the Huntington Herald Press Online, September 20, 2000 Geraldine E. Helvie, 93, a resident of Norwood Nursing Home Center, died at the home at 1:45 PM Tuesday (Sept. 19, 2000) Mrs. Helvie, a 1925 graduate of Huntington High School, was a homemaker. She was a member of Sigma Eta Sorority and Central Christian Church. She was born on June 23, 1907 in Huntington, Indiana to Harry D. and Virginia (Virgie) (Eckman) Hartt. Her first marriage was on Oct. 3,11925 o Charles R. Wilson who died on October 5, 1975 (He died at the celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary of a heart attack). Her second marriage was to Frank C. Helvie who died July 29, 1990 at 91 yrs, Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Gordon (Juanita) Thrasher, Huntington, a son, Lt. Col. Dick Wilson of Biloxi Miss, two stepsons, Deverle Helvie and Charles Helvie, both of Venice, Fla, seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, a great-great granddaughter, eight step-grandchildren, six step great-grandchildren and a step great-great-grandchild. A daughter, Sharon Ann Wilson and a sister, Betty L. Howell are deceased. Children of Geraldine & Charlie Wilson Juanita, Dick, Sharon
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