Robert W. Helman
Robert W. Helman, 65, of Purinton Avenue, East Liverpool, Ohio died Monday, February 4, 2002 at East Liverpool City Hospital following a brief illness.
He was born in Salem, Ohio on January 1, 1937, the son of the late Daniel Helman and Martha Shriver Helman Liggitt.
Living most of his life in East Liverpool, Mr. Helman was a foreman in the maintenance department of Penn Power for 22 years. He also worked as a projectionist and assistant manager for Carmik Cinema, working in Steubenville, Ohio. He was a 1957 graduate of Lisbon High School, a member of Northern Panhandlers Camping Association and Rainbows Campers of Ohio. He was a member of Hope Christian Fellowship and was a Veteran with the US Army serving during the Korean War.
He is survived by His wife, Barbara Silliman Helman, whom he married August 30, 1983; a son, Bruce A. Helman of Cannon Mills Road; a step-son Frank J. Kenney and his wife Amanda of Mt. Holly, North, Carolina; a daughter, Lisa Anthony of Cannon Mills Road; three step-daughters, June Munoz and her husband, Brian of East Liverpool and Carol Lynn Kenney of East Liverpool, Ohio; Penny Zamborsky of Owensboro, Ky.; 3 brothers, John Helman and his wife, Sheryl Hanoverton, Ohio, Glen Helman and his wife Patricia of Lisbon, Ohio and Daniel Helman and his wife Chrystal of Lisbon, Ohio; a sister, Sherrie Helman of Colorado. six grandchildren, Derek Munoz and Elizabeth Munoz of East Liverpool, Ohio, Shealyn Helman of East Liverpool, Katelyn Anthony and Nathan Anthony of East Liverpool and Bruce Helman of East Liverpool.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin-MacLean-Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Friday, February 8, 2002 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Mike Ross, of the church, officiating. After the service, friends are invited for lunch and fellowship at the Hope Christian Fellowship Church, Calcutta Smith Ferry Road, East Liverpool, Ohio.
Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery.
The family will be present at the funeral home in Calcutta to receive friends on Thursday, February 7, 2002 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.
Barb and Family,
It was a privilege and an honor to know Bob. He was one of the good guys and he will be missed. I will be praying for him and for all of you as he makes the journey home.
Barb, we were so sorry to learn about your loss. Please accept our condolences.
Nick & Barbara
Bob was a good friend,He taught me a lot about the theater Bussiness,especally Being a Operator,Ill Miss Him a lot!!!
I am sorry to hear of Uncle Bobs passing. We will all miss him. I wish I could make it in but unfortunetly I am out of town. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.
I’ll always remember Bob as larger than life…living it to its fullest; one who speaks his mind…honest and open, who cares about others, a smart man and hard worker, and a good father to my friend Bruce.