Dorothea Helen Carson

23 September, 193310 March, 2021

Dorothea Helen Carson, 87, of Clearfield and formerly of Monroeton, PA, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Colonial Courtyard.

Helen was born September 23, 1933 in Lock Haven, the daughter of Lloyd and Dorothy (Dullen) Calhoun.

She was a graduate of Jersey Shore High School.

Helen had worked for Piper Aircraft in Lock Haven and SEARS in Towanda, PA.

She was a member of the Monroeton United Methodist Church where she sang in the church choir.

Helen also sang with the Susquehanna Singers and loved to square dance, read, cross stitch, play cards, camp and enjoyed her family.

Helen is survived by her five children; Jolene Vaow and her husband Delbert “Rick” of Clearfield, Craig Carson and his wife Jeri of New Carlisle, OH, Jeffrey Carson and his wife Chongsim of Fairborn, OH, Scott Carson and his wife Nancy of Cincinnati, OH and Michelle Armour and her husband Robert “Bob” of Harrisburg, seventeen grandchildren, five great grandchildren, her sister, Donna Bierly and her husband Walter of Jersey Shore and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Richard Lee Carson whom she married June 5, 1955 and who passed away December 16, 2018 and two brothers; Richard and Tom Calhoun.

A memorial service will be held at a later date at the Monroeton United Methodist Church.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Monroeton United Methodist Church, 53 Church Street, Monroeton, PA 18832.

The Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield is in charge of the arrangements.

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West Side United Methodist Church

15 March 2021

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Helen was a delightful women and we certainly enjoyed her being apart of West Side UMC for the past several years.
May you be comforted by the memories you have with her and knowing our Lord and Savoir is with you always.
Love & Prayers,
Helen's West Side UM Church Family

Colleen Radney

15 March 2021

Sending Heartfelt condolences at this time. Truly a wonderful woman !!!!

Nancy Condon

12 March 2021

Jolene and family,

You have my sympathy on the loss of your Mother. She was obviously a very strong woman.
God Bless
Nancy Condon