WARREN - Helen M. Peterson, 85, of Warren, passed away Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Hospice House.
She was born Sept. 11, 1928, in Weltzel, W.Va., a daughter of the late Donley and Ruby Whitmore Gump.
She married Darl Peterson on Feb. 1, 1951.
She was a graduate of Carrollton High School and was employed as a inspector / molder with Packard Electric for 30 years.
Helen was a member of Bazetta Baptist Church, and enjoyed bowling, knitting, cooking and baking.
Memories of Helen will be carried on by her daughter, Darla (Ron Myers) Ulrich of Warren; son, Dean (Bobbi) Peterson of Cortland; grandsons, Raymond T. (Tara) Ulrich and Dean (Kim) Peterson Jr.; granddaughter, Teresa Myers; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Darl Peterson; two brothers, William and Ross Gump; and a sister, Mae Porter.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where the Rev. Stanley Mink will officiate. Family and friends may visit one hour prior to the funeral. Interment will be in Crown Hill Burial Park, Vienna.
The family requests that any material contributions be made to Hospice of the Valley 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512, in Helen's memory.