Helen Phillips

March 14, 1948 - November 18, 2021
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Helen (Shaffer) Phillips, 73, of New Philadelphia, died Thursday, November 18, 2021 in the care of Cleveland Clinic at Garfield Heights.

Born in Reedsville, West Virginia on March 14, 1948, Helen was the daughter of the late Austin Shaffer and Juanita (Norman) Shaffer.

Helen was a homemaker and enjoyed spending t…

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Helen (Shaffer) Phillips, 73, of New Philadelphia, died Thursday, November 18, 2021 in the care of Cleveland Clinic at Garfield Heights.

Born in Reedsville, West Virginia on March 14, 1948, Helen was the daughter of the late Austin Shaffer and Juanita (Norman) Shaffer.

Helen was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with family.

She is survived by her children, Candie (Walfer) Phillips, George (Crystal) Kerns and Juanita Applegarth all of New Philadelphia; her grandchildren, Jessica Phillips, Miranda Philips, Destiny Combs, Samuel Phillips, Georgina Marker, Joni Kerns, Cassandra Lopez, Helen Kerns, Corey Fisher and Tiffani Walton; her great-grandchildren, Emily, Lilly, Keerstein, Elaina, Gabby, Brooklyn, Tristian, Everly, Isabella, Selena, Chyanne, Americus and Zariah and Oakland who are expected great-grandchild due in December; and a sister, Paulette Weeese. Helen is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband Ronald Phillips, brothers John Shoemaker, Jimmy Shaffer and a sister Bonnie Boor.

In keeping with Helen’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. Cremation care will be conducted by Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory.

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Born: March 14, 1948
Died: November 18, 2021

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Miranda posted on 11/24/21

Oh grandma what I would do for you to be back here i hope your up there drinking a ice cold beer with grandpa I’ll forever remember you and let everyone I ever love know about you spread you wings angel I love you and miss you?

 

Paula Moore posted on 11/24/21

One of the most dearest and beautiful persons I have ever known. You will be missed by all who knew you and especially by your family. I will forever remember you driving down the street with grandkids on board. Makes me smile! God has a place for you in heaven where you will again be with “grandpa.” Love to you Helen. I will forever miss you, my special friend!

 

Crystal Kerns posted on 11/24/21

My Mother in Law (George's Mom)Helen has been one great woman !! She loved everyone and always welcomed you into her home!! She may have been stubborn and sassy but at the end of the day she always made u smile. We r gonna miss her terribly and will always keep her tucked away in our hearts and minds. You will always be missed and loved Mom but never forgotten ? We love you xoxo Love George and Crystal

 

Johnny setvin posted on 11/23/21

My Dearest Aunt. You will forever be missed and loved.i will forever cherish the memories of you..tell my father and mother Iove and miss them as well...

 

Selena an Isabelle posted on 11/23/21

We. Love you grandma an will miss you love Selena an Isabelle your great grandchildren fly high grandma

 

Cassandra lopez posted on 11/23/21

I am so sorry nanna I will always love you and miss you so much and your the best nanna me and chyanne could ever ask for i love u and i will always remember the good times we had playing out side as kids and then being in the yard and watching u sit on the porch watching is play badminton and having fun and I'll never forget or forgive you nanna your always going to be in my life your always going to be a part of me always in my heart and my soul I will be watching over you and know that your watching me up in heaven and I will always remember how much u did for me and I will always remember how much u love me and care about me so I make sure your safe and keep going and I'm going to see you again someday rest easy my angel fly high ??? I ?you so much nanna and I will miss you so much it's hard to believe your gone ???but I will always be with you love your granddaughter cassandra Lopez and your great granddaughter chyanne lopez we will see u again someday when u open up the golden gate door to heaven for us nanna and will always remember the good times sitting around playing cards and laughing and having a good time it's sad to see u gone nanna ???I love u so much fly high nanna love you ?????????love always Cassandra and chyanne Lopez

 

Helen E Kerns posted on 11/23/21

I love you grandma always an forever I know this is not good bye or the end I know you are in heaven shinning down on me I shall miss you dearly in everyday an in every way it's like a bad nightmare an I can't wake up . I want you to know you're the best grandmother any one could ever ask for . I will always love you but you know that . Love you always your granddaughter Elizabeth .

 

Traci Waltz posted on 11/23/21

Spread those wings wide beautiful,you will forever missed and loved by so many Aunt Helen

 

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