Helen Louise Bennett

Helen Louise Bennett

Helen Louise Bennett, 92, of Williamstown, W.Va., formerly of Elkins, W.Va., passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017, at her residence.

She was born on December 30, 1924, in Philippi, W.Va., to the late Howard and Bessie Biller Burner.

Helen worked as a secretary for the Elkins City Police before retirement and was an active member of the Blennerhassett Church of the Nazarene in Parkersburg.

She is survived by her two daughters, Carolyn Diane Blizzard (Allan) of Parkersburg, W.Va. and Sondra Kaye Kniley (Robert) of Marietta, Ohio; one sister, Betty Harvey (Norbert); and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Van Louise Bennett (01/23/2002); and three brothers, Fred, Bill and Ronnie Burner.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St., Marietta, with Jesse Keenan officiating. Burial to follow at East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, January 11 at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service.

Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com