Born in Middletown, she was the daughter of the late John J. and Edna T. Kurtz Groupe.
She was a former member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Middletown, and a current member of New Beginnings Church, Middletown; and she was a United States Navy veteran, serving during World War II.
She was preceded in death by her sister Betty Groupe.
Surviving in addition to her husband, are her children Keith R. Daily
(Cheryl) of Middletown, and Karen L. Wentz (Roger) of Highspire; six grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two sisters Nedra J. Smith of Hershey, and Nan R. Fishburn of Middletown.
Helen’s Life Celebration Memorial service was held on Monday at New Beginnings Church, Middletown, with the Rev. Britt Strohecker officiating.
Interment with military honors was in Middletown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Playful Pups, 850 Milton Grove Rd., Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or to New Beginnings Church, 630 S. Union St., Middletown.
To share your fondest memories of Helen, please visit www.lifecelebration.com.
Arrangements by Coble-Reber Funeral Home, Middletown.