Goshen News, Goshen, IN

June 18, 2013

Helen Comstock

Sept. 2, 1925-June 17, 2013


GOSHEN — Helen Comstock, 87, died Monday at Greencroft Goshen Health Care, where she had been a patient since Sept. 10, 2012.  

She was born on Sept. 2, 1925 in Saltville, Va., to Andrew and Darcus (Holmes) Long.

On Dec. 23, 1944, she married Edwin Comstock.  He preceded her in death Aug. 30, 1995.  

She is survived by three daughters, Deemia (David) Wehner of Shipshewana, Lisa (Michael) Neff and Debra (Michael) Keim, both of Goshen; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.  

Preceding her in death are her parents; husband; infant son, Edwin Dennis; eight brothers; and one sister.

A private family burial has taken place at West Goshen Cemetery.  

A memorial service is set for 10:30 a.m. July 6 at Brenneman Memorial Missionary Church, where she was a member. The Rev. Harold Knight will officiate. Ruthie Saunders will provide music.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Goshen.

Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, Goshen, handled arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at www.rrefh.com.