Helen L. Macey, 88, passed away November 7, 2016. Helen was born in Detroit, MI and raised in Sharon Hill, PA.
She served in the U.S. Navy as an operator in the Navy Waves where she met her husband Mike as pen pals. Helen enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and great grandkids. She was an extreme dog lover, and was an avid reader with a large collection of all of her favorite books.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband Michael Macey and her son Christopher Macey. She is survived by her sons, Kenneth (Margaret), Michael (Kathleen), Timothy (Sharon), William, Nicholas (Julie), Robert (Regina), Jonathan and Jeremy Scott; 7 daughter in-laws, 19 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and daughter in-laws Linda Macey and Kathleen Macey.
A viewing will be held on Thursday November 10 from 10-11am with a service to begin at 11am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle.