DYER, IN - Helen Bobin age 92, of Dyer, formerly of East Chicago, passed away peacefully Thursday, October 11, 2018. Helen is survived by her loving sister, Anne (late Paul) Ivan; niece, Nancy (Kevin) Hauser; grandniece, Lyndsay Hauser; grandnephew, Ryan Hauser; and cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Helen Bobin.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Directly at Descent of the Holy Spirit Orthodox Church, 545 E. 77th Ave., Schererville, IN 46375 with Rev. Lev Holowaty officiating. Helen will lie in state at the church from 10:00 a.m. until time of service, and will be laid to rest directly after service at Holy Ghost Cemetery in Hammond, IN. Funeral arrangements entrusted with Solan-Pruzin Funeral Home 219.322.7766
Helen was born in East Chicago and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1945. She graduated from Cook County School of Nursing and worked in gerontology. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from DePaul University and taught nursing in Chicago schools.Helen was a member of the Descent of the Holy Spirit Church in Schererville, IN and a member of the Ladies Altar Society. Her family helped establish the church in East Chicago and helped build the church in Schererville. She traveled the world. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Descent of the Holy Spirit Orthodox Church would be appreciated