COLUMBIANA, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Helen T. McEvoy, age 93, of Columbiana, died on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at Salem North Healthcare.

She was born on December 4, 1928, in Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late William and Helen Taras Tatusko.

Helen was a beautiful woman with a great sense of humor. She was very artistic and enjoyed writing poetry and had a passion for music and singing. She loved small children and animals and could never turn away a stray.

Her husband, Matthew J. McEvoy, whom she married in September of 1950, preceded her in death on December 24, 1990.

Helen is survived by her two daughters, Karen Chronister of Midland, Pennsylvania and Barbara (Charles) Fullmer of Endicott, New York; six grandchildren, Joe (Heather) Ross, David (Danielle, “Dani”) Ross, Jacob Ross, Alex “Sasha” Chronister, Daniel McEvoy and Patrick Fullmer and a great-grandson, Brandon Ross.

She was preceded in death by her son, Patrick W. McEvoy and several brothers and sisters.

The family will receive friends on Friday, September 16, 2022 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home, Columbiana where services will be held at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Kari Lankford officiating.

Burial will take place at Columbiana Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made in Helen’s memory to Angels for Animals, 4750 S. Range Road, Canfield, OH 44406.

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