Helen Catherine Siebeneck, 96, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday morning, February 3, 2015 at Logan Acres Care Center.
She was born in Cincinnati on January 3, 1918 to the late Joseph C. and Ellen Mary (O’Brien) Penwell.
Helen was married first to Lawrence Stevens and later to Leonard Siebeneck. Both preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Rosella Siebeneck; a brother and sister, Joseph Penwell and Virginia Luers; grandchildren, Carol Ann Coil and Rodney Lautenschlager, and a great grandchild, Austin Houser.
Surviving are her children, Mary Ellen (John) Allen of Las Vegas, Patricia Ann Lautenschlager of Columbus, Carol Rose Houser of West Mansfield, Carl M. (Marcia) Siebeneck of Bellefontaine, Mary Fogle (Ed) Kise of West Mansfield, Anthony P. “Tony” (Therese) of Toledo, and Cathy Jo (David) Mobley of Rushsylvania; 24 grandchildren, Raymond Pohlman of Sacramento, California, LouAnn (Larry) Mills, Pamela (Donald) Green, Georgia (Marc) Washington and Mark Pohlman, all of Las Vegas, NV, Bill (Cindy) Boddie of Westpoint, Mississippi, David (Amanda) Allen of Saginaw, Michigan, Mary Theresa McKinley of Johnstown, Darrell (Sonny) McKinley of Wapakoneta, Jacob (Charnell) Coil of West Mansfield, Floyd Coil of Johnstown, Yvonne (Leon) Schmucker and Ellenna Houser of Rushsylvania, Shane and Amber (Siebeneck) Austin of Rushsylvania, Elizabeth Fogle (Sean) Young of Dayton, Aaron Fogle of Mantua, OH, Ian Patrick of West Mansfield, Matthew, Luke, Emily and Paul Siebeneck of Toledo and Nick Mobley of Rushsylvania; step-grandchildren, Michelle Roberts and Melanie Maynard of Bellefontaine and Dustin Mobley of Rushsylvania; 49 great grandchildren and 20 great-great grandchildren.
A homemaker, Helen was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. She enjoyed baking, sewing and helping out at the church.
A service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, February 7, 2014 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Huntsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 328 E. Patterson, Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
The Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine assisted the family with arrangements and condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.