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Helen H. Delphais

March 10, 1925 ~ January 25, 2020 (age 94)

Obituary

Helen H. Delphais of West Chester.

Helen H. Delphais, 94 of West Chester, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020.   

She was the wife of the late Robert J. Delphais with whom she shared 45 years of marriage.

Born March 10, 1925 in Savannah, GA, she was the daughter of the late Geddis Hodges and the late Lelia Dyal Hodges. 

Helen is survived by her children, Robert Delphais (Alice), Frank Delphais (Becky), John Delphais (Lisa), Cornelia Johnson (Chas), Margaret Roderer (Ted) and Charlotte Gibbons (Jim);16 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. 

She was predeceased by her son Walter Delphais.  

Helen’s hobbies included sewing, gardening, dancing, traveling and enjoying life with her family and friends.

She was a longtime member and actively involved with AARP and the West Chester Senior Center.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Visitation on Friday, January 31, 2020 from 9:00–10:30am at DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith and Boyd Funeral Home, 410 N. Church St. West Chester, PA, 610-696-1181, www.DellaFH.com; followed by her Funeral Service at 10:30am.

Interment will be held in St. Agnes Cemetery, West Chester.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Hickman, 400 N. Walnut St. West Chester, PA 19380 and/or Penn Medicine Hospice-Chester County, Attn: Development, 3535 Market St. Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104.  

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 31, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc.
410 N. Church St.
West Chester, PA 19380

Funeral Service
Friday
January 31, 2020

10:30 AM
DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc.
410 N. Church St.
West Chester, PA 19380

Interment will be held in

St. Agnes Cemetery
1050 Pottstown Pike
West Chester, PA 19380

Donations

Penn Medicine Hospice c/o Development
3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelphia PA 19104
Tel: 1-215-573-1155
Web: http://www.PennMedicine.org/hospice-donate

Make checks payable to Penn Medicine Hospice-Chester County

The Hickman
400 N. Walnut St., West Chester PA 19380
Tel: 1-484-760-6300
Web: https://www.thehickman.org/support-the-hickman/giving-to-the-hickman/

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