GULDAN, Helen Marie, 97, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Thursday, October 3, 2013, in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.
Helen was born December 11, 1915, a daughter of the late Thomas and Suzanna (Sucak) Sevcik. She was retired from Cook-Waite Pharmaceuticals, and was a member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, the Rosary Altar Society, and the Slovak Catholic Sokol.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Guldan; daughter-in-law, Mary F. Guldan; granddaughter, Barbara R. Guldan; sister, Mary M. Guldan; and two brothers, Joseph and John Sevcik.
Helen is survived by her two sons, John T. Guldan and his wife, Judy of San Francisco, Calif., and Ronald F. Guldan and his wife, Luella of Mount Vernon, Ohio; a brother, Edward Sevcik of Florida; a sister, Ann Gorghan of New York; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 6 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Our Lady of Peace Church, with the Rev. Larry Wrenn as celebrant. Interment will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be sent to Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 159 Edgington Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003; or Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center, 125 18th St., Wheeling, WV 26003.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com