Helen Catherine Siebeneck


Helen Catherine Siebeneck, 96, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 3, 2014, at Logan Acres Care Center.

She was born in Cincinnati on Jan. 3, 1918, to the late Joseph C. and Ellen Mary O’Brien Penwell.

She was married first to Lawrence Stevens and later to Leonard Siebeneck. Both preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Rosella Siebeneck; a brother and sister, Joseph Penwell and Virginia Luers; grandchildren, Carol Ann Coil and Rodney Lautenschlager; and a great-grandchild, Austin Houser.

Surviving are her children, Mary Ellen (John) Allen of Las Vegas, Patricia Ann Lautenschlager of Columbus, Carol Rose Houser of West Mansfield, Carl M. (Marcia) Siebeneck of Bellefontaine, Mary Fogle (Ed) Kise of West Mansfield, Anthony P. “Tony” (Therese) of Toledo and Cathy Jo (David) Mobley of Rushsylvania; 24 grandchildren, Raymond Pohlman of Sacramento, Calif., LouAnn (Larry) Mills, Pamela (Donald) Green, Georgia (Marc) Washington and Mark Pohlman, all of Las Vegas, Bill (Cindy) Boddie of Westpoint, Miss., David (Amanda) Allen of Saginaw, Mich., Mary Theresa McKinley of Johnstown, Darrell (Sonny) McKinley of Wapakoneta, Jacob (Charnell) Coil of West Mansfield, Floyd Coil of Johnstown, Yvonne (Leon) Schmucker, Ellenna Houser, Shane and Amber Siebeneck, and Austin and Nick Mobley, all of Rushsylvania, Elizabeth Fogle (Sean) Young of Dayton, Aaron Fogle of Mantua, Ian Patrick of West Mansfield and Matthew, Luke, Emily and Paul Siebeneck, all of Toledo; and stepgrandchildren, Michelle Roberts and Melanie Maynard of Bellefontaine and Dustin Mobley of Rushsylvania; 49 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren.

A homemaker, Helen was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. She enjoyed baking, sewing and helping out at the church.

Services were today in Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, and burial was in the Huntsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 328 E. Patterson, Bellefontaine, OH 43311.

Arrangements were handled by Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, where condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.