Priscilla Helck Obit
A - Priscilla E. Helck NORTH EAST - Priscilla E. Helck,. 80,; a 56 - year resident here, died Sunday at her home. Mrs. Helck was an active volunteer at Sharon (Conn.) Hospital, and was a founder of its Bargain Box. , She served in the U.S Navy during World War I, and during World War II she organized and operated an aircraft observation post here. She was born July 17, 1898, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, to Joseph and Priseilii Andrews Smith. - ' ' On Sept 30, '1&22, in New York City, she married Peter Helck, a nationally known automotive artist Mr. Helck died last April. She is survived by a son, Jerry Helck - of Lakewood, N. J.; two sisters, Maud Martin of Fishkill and Eileen Hopper of Rockville Centre (Nassau County);, seven grandchildren; and six great - grandchildren: g;rvices will be private, urial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Hastlngs - Ori - Hudson. Donations may be made to the Sharon Hospital Foundation, Sharon, Conn. 06069, or the Community Rescue Squad, Copake, N.Y, 12516. ' Arrangements are under' Peck & Peck Funeral Home, Copake.