Helen G. Shaak (1915-2020)

Posted January 26, 2020

Helen G. Shaak, age 104, of Lebanon, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Juniper Village. She was the wife of the late Sterling J. Shaak.

Born in Lebanon, PA on September 12, 1915, Helen was a daughter of the late Jacob and Elizabeth (Brightbill) Arnold. She was a member of the Church of St. Cecilia. Helen enjoyed watching Phillies baseball, playing bingo, and was an advanced Nintendo Wii bowling champion.

Helen is survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great niece and nephews, and great-great-great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by 15 siblings.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 31st at St. Cecilia’s Church, 120 East Lehman Street, Lebanon. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Viewing hours will be held prior to Mass from 10-11 at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations in Helen’s name may be made to Lebanon Catholic High School,, 1400 Chestnut Street, Lebanon, PA 17042. Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is entrusted with the arrangements. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at thompsonfuneralhomelebanon.com

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