Helen Frances Collier, 92, retired from Western Electric

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Helen Frances Collier
Helen Frances Collier

Helen Frances ‘Aunt Helen’ Collier, 92, of Calabash and formerly of Dundalk, Md., died on Monday, February 22, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.

Born on January 24, 1924, in Baltimore, Md., she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Sarah Martell Anderson. She retired from Western Electric after many years of service. Mrs. Collier was a member of the St. Rita Catholic Church, Dundalk, Md., and was preceded in death by her husband, Loid Collier; three brothers, Louis Anderson, Harry Anders and Ernest Anderson; and three sisters, Ella Bush, Agnes Schmidtt and Helen Anderson.

Surviving are her special nieces, Pat Sauer, and husband, George, of Calabash, Darlene Koehler, and husband, Larry Dorbert, of Calabash, and Linda Keller, and husband, Rich, of Seaford, Del.; two sisters-in-law, Elenanora Anderson and Gloria Anderson; and many loving nieces, nephews and wonderful friends.

Family will receive friends from 3 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, at the Connelly Funeral Home of Dundalk. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 26, at St. Rita Catholic Church to celebrate Aunt Helen’s life. Burial will follow in the Oak Lawn Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Gilchrist Hospice, 11311 McCormick Rd., Suite 350, Hunt Valley, MD 21031.

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