Helen F. (Myers) Eliker

June 15, 1919April 6, 2012

Helen F. (Myers) Eliker, age 92, of New Madison, Ohio, passed away at 1:55 P.M. on Friday, April 6, 2012 at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville. Helen was born June 15, 1919 in Arcanum, Ohio, to the late Noel R. Sr. & Verna (Shuler) Myers. Helen is survived by her husband, Joseph A. Eliker whom she married November 28, 1942; son & daughter-in-law, Barry & Chris Eliker of Greenville; daughters & sons-in-law, Jo Ellen & Charles J. Sullivan of Greenfield, Indiana and Connie & Ellis Bates Jr. of New Madison; grandchildren, Erin & Michael Effner, Ryan M. & Lindsey Sullivan, Justin & Elizabeth Bates, Joshua Bates & fiancée Jessica Bowers, Chase Wright, and Kimberly & Corey Mowen; great grandchildren, Elise V. Effner, Avery Bates and Tucker Bates; sister & brother-in-law, Annalee & Kenneth Stryker of Greenville; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Helen is also preceded in death by a brother, Noel R. “Squeak” Myers Jr. Helen enjoyed her hobbies of decorating eggs, volunteering at Wayne HealthCare and the Brethren Retirement Community. Helen was a member of the New Madison United Methodist Church. She was a past member of the Ft. Black Chapter, Order of Eastern Star. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 13, 2012 at Greenmound Cemetery in New Madison with Pastor Carol A. Duffield officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Tri Village Rescue, New Madison Fire Department or the New Madison United Methodist Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville.


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April 11, 2012

Joe, Connie and families. So sorry to hear of your loss. Will keep you in our prayers.Rick Hindsley

Bob and Monyca Schlechty

April 11, 2012

Please accept our sincere condolences.
I enjoyed listening to Helen speak of her egg creations.
May your many happy memories help you through this troubled time.
Bob and Monyca Schlechty

Ben & Joan Gary

April 10, 2012

Fond memories of when Helen worked at the school & chemical plant both in New Madison at the time.
Friend with her at church and a good neighbor to Ben & family.
Our sympathy to all.

Linda Campbell

April 10, 2012

Connie and family. You are all in my prayers. I know you have many wonderful memories that will help you though this sad time.

April 10, 2012

My deepest sympathy to the family. Always remember that if you draw close to God he will draw close to you.
James 4:8

Mike and Mary Jane Thomas

April 10, 2012

To Joe, Barry, Connie and families we are so sorry for your loss. We loved Helen and her beautiful smile. She wil be missed by so many. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Krista Stryker

April 9, 2012

You guys are in our thoughts and prayers. Helen was so fun to be around. We will miss her deeply. With love~ Corey,Krista & Addie Stryker

Christy (Emerick) Hight

April 9, 2012

You have my deepest sympathy. I have so many fond memories of Helen.
Treasure your memories ~ they are precious. God Bless.

April 9, 2012

So sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. You will always have the memories and all the loving ways she touched your life each day.
Linda Neanen (Greenville, Ohio)

JoAnne Richards Stocksdale

April 8, 2012

To Helen's Family,
You are in our thoughts and prayers.