Helen A. Gessner, 86

Helen A. Gessner, 86, of Oxford passed away Monday, Aug. 20, 2012.
Mrs. Gessner was born Dec. 18, 1925 in Cascade and moved to Central Florida in 1977 from Westfield. She retired from the Yalaha Ceramic Factory in 1989 and loved music and playing her concertina and guitar.

Survivors include her sons, Dean (Jean) of Yalaha, Fla., and Wayne (Dora) of Lady Lake, Fla.; a sister, Cinderella Piotrowski of Jump River; four grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Gessner will be held 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 in the Banks/Page-Theus Chapel, Wildwood, Fla., with visitation one hour prior to the service. Entombment will follow the service in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Leesburg, Fla.

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Arrangements are entrusted to Banks/Page-Theus Funerals and Cremations, Wildwood, Fla.