Mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, Helen Virginia Boller, age 86, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, in her home, surrounded by those who loved her.
Helen was the matriarch of the Lanham-Boller family. Her stern and caring love shone throughout her life with her family. From working in the fields with her husband and Sunday dinners with all her family to ice cream cones for her grandchildren, she loved and was loved.
Helen was born in Boone County, April 1, 1928, daughter of George and Mable Copeland Lanham. She married Paul W. (Bill) Boller Dec. 22,1947, and he preceded her in death on June 29, 2013.
Helen is survived by her children: Billie (Steve) Hendricks of Danville, John Boller of Coatesville, Don (Lynn) Boller of Coatesville, Jacqueline Woodrum of Roachdale, and Carol (Bill) Boyer of Lizton; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and her youngest sister, Mable Sue (Steve) Morrison of Pflugerville, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her parents, one sister and three brothers.
Visitation was Thursday, June 5, in the Bousley-Hays Funeral Home, Coatesville. Funeral services were Friday, June 6, at the funeral home. Burial was at the Boller farm in New Winchester.
Online condolences may be made at www.bousleyhaysfuneralhome.com.