Helen W. Scott, 87, of Shippingport, died quietly Monday evening, March 30, 2015, at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver.

Born October 30, 1927, in East Liverpool, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Gladys (Berry) Pallard. Mrs. Scott had worked at the Shippingport Post Office for 32 years, retiring as postmaster. She was a member of Green Valley Methodist Church of Shippingport, where she also served as organist and Sunday school teacher. She was a member of the Midland Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a former mayor of Shippingport, and prior to that had served many years on council.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond E. Scott Sr., and two brothers, Wayne and Harold Pallard.

Surviving are her children and their spouses, Raymond E. II (Christine) Scott, Raccoon Twp., and Pamela (Daniel) Maxwell, Hookstown; a brother and his wife, Robert (Shirley) Pallard, Ohio; her sisters-in-law, Dorothy Pallard, Florida, and Carolyn Pallard, Ohio; five grandchildren, Raymond E. III (Marcie) Scott, Valerie (Christopher) Willimet, Kristy (Eric) Vernaccini, Kelly (Christopher) Hankey and Samantha Maxwell, and eight great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Logan, Ava, Ty, Sophia, Lucia, Jayden and Madelyn.

Family and friends are welcome to call at MCCONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 447 Pine St., Hookstown, PA 15050, Daniel M. McConnell, Owner-Director, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. with additional viewing Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services at 11 a.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Wilmer J. Olszewski, of the Hookstown Free Methodist Church, assisted by the Rev. Susan Pickering, of the Green Valley United Methodist Church, Shippingport.

Entombment will follow in Beaver Cemetery Mausoleum.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Good Samaritan Hospice for the compassionate care shown their mother while at their facility.

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