Helen S. Fair, proud of large family

October 16, 2020

Helen S. Fair, 99, a resident of Mountain View Nursing Home, peacefully passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020 at Geisinger Medical Center.

She was the daughter of Earl and Abby Showver, wife of Loris Fair and sister to Clarence Showver, Alice Frederick, Hazel Jefferson, Martha Mertz and Mable Zerby, all deceased.

Several years after the passing of her beloved husband, Loris Fair, she married Ernest Sauers Sr., currently a resident of Riverwoods Nursing Home.

Helen was an original/lifelong member of the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, and was formerly employed by Chef Boyardee, Canteen and Owen Mills.

She leaves behind a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Lu Fair of Milton, a daughter, Sylvia Clemens of Rehoboth Beach; eight grandchildren, Tammy Lawrence, Rob Clemens, Lori Murray, Yolanda Bernoski, Kelly Crowe, Penny Bower, Greg Fair, Missy Wertman; and two step-grandchildren, Dana West and Chad Mensch.

There are also 22 great-grandchildren and 33 great-great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was very proud of her large family, and had more than enough love to go around.

Relatives and friends and invited to visit with the family from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 18, at the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be held at 2:30 with pastor Wayne S. Krell officiating. Interment will be in the Milton Cemetery.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Activity Room of the Alzheimer’s unit at Mountain View Nursing Home, 2050 Trevorton Road, Coal Township, PA 17866.

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