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Helen Farrington


Helen Marie Farrington, 91, of rural Olin, died Thursday, March 8, 2018. Funeral: 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 12, 2018, at Stewart Baxter Funeral & Memorial Services, Mount Vernon. Visitation: 2 to
5 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018, at the
funeral home. Burial: following services at Rose Hill Cemetery, Mechanicsville.
She is survived by her children, Gordon (Wanda), Norman (Deb) and Gloria (Frank) Dohmen of Mechanicsville and Elaine (Dean) Anderson of Tipton; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and eight in-laws.
Helen was born on the Platner family farm on
Aug. 16, 1926, to Howard and Hazle (Miller) Platner. Helen married Glenn Farrington on Aug. 21, 1948. Helen was a devoted and caring farm wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed baking and gardening.
Preceding Helen in death were her parents; husband; and siblings.
Memorials may be directed to Mechanicsville Ambulance and Fire or Care Initiatives Hospice.
Please share your support and memories with Helen's family on her tribute wall at www.stewartbaxter.com under obituaries.