HELEN MARIE KNOX ALBERT, 83, of Parker, Bruin Borough, Pa., joined her loving husband, Kenneth, that she had long waited to see on Thursday Evening, July 12 at the VNA In-patient Hospice of Butler. Helen was born in Parkers Landing to the late George and Anna Elizabeth Rodgers Burke Knox on June 6, 1935.
Helen was among the first class of the former Bruin High School students to graduate from the Karns City High School. After school, she became the office manager for many years at Langer Enterprises Inc., from where she retired.
On August 31, 1957 Helen married her loving husband, Kenneth Albert, whom preceded her in death on October 16, 1995. Helen had many hobbies and interests; she enjoyed traveling and photography, loved to crochet and make crafts. She especially liked listening to country western music and loved to square dance.
Helen was a part of many clubs and organizations. She was a dedicated member and past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star Parker City Chapter 60 and served 2 terms as District Deputy for District 3 from 2001 until 2002. Helen was also a member of the White Shrine of Jerusalem of Grove City Chapter 53, as well as serving 6 terms with City Watchman of Shephards. She enjoyed being a member of the Red Hat Society and a member of The Young at Heart of Brady’s Bend. Helen was also a dedicated member of the Bruin Volunteer Fire Department and BVFD Ladies Auxiliary.
Helen was preceded in death by her grandparents, Montgomery and Mary Knox; parents, George and Anna Knox, and husband Kenneth Albert.
She is survived by many loved ones and friends, and her loving sisters of the Eastern Star.
Visitation will be held for Helen on Monday July 16, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the H. Jack Buzard Funeral Home, 201 Wayne St. Parker, PA 16049 with funeral services following at 1:00PM at the funeral home. Interment will be at Greenlawn Burial Estates of Butler, Pa.
A service of the Order of the Eastern Star will be held at 10:30 AM, Monday July 16, at the funeral home.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Order of the Eastern Star Parker City, Chapter 60 at P.O. Box 327, Bruin, Pa 16022.