Helen Rose Mansfield, 86, of Oil City, PA. , died at 7:00 P.M. Monday Dec. 21, 2020 in her home surrounded by her children.
Born Aug. 30, 1934 in Oil City, PA., she was the youngest child of the late Stanley & Sophie Kutyla Maj.
Helen graduated from Oil City High School.
She married Jerome (Jake) Mansfield on July 1, 1961 and he preceded her in death.
Helen had worked many years as a receptionist for Dr. Ted Gabreski
She was a lifelong member of the Assumption B.V.M. Church and later St. Joseph Church. Helen was a member of the Rosary Society at the Assumption and worked in the cafeteria at Venango Christian High School.
She enjoyed reading in the book of the month club, doing word searches and puzzles.
Helen also enjoyed cooking and baking cookies.
She is survived by two children
Jean Mansfield Harvey & her husband David of Kitty Hawk, NC
John P. Mansfield of Flower Mound, TX
Johanna Harvey Schneider
Caroline Harvey Moxley
Alexandra Mansfield Smith & her husband Austin
Mackenzie Mansfield Smith John Rider Mansfield Smith and Jack Schneider and Luke Schneider
and by one sister
Frances Garbacz of Oil City
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers Ed May and John May and by four sisters Lottie Hajec, Cecilia Guy, Mary Moran and Stella Szabat
There will be no viewing or visitation, as per her wishes.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday in St. Joseph Church with Fr. John Miller, Presiding.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the United Way of Venango County
The Reinsel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent at www.reinselfuneralhome.com
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