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MEBIUS, Helen Born April 10, 1916, in Verona, New Jersey. Died January 25, 2011, in Lancaster at the age of 94. When she was 20, Helen married William Mebius, also of Verona. After Will retired, he and Helen moved to Sarasota, Fla., where they lived for many years. Will preceded Helen in death in 1997, at the age of 96. Shortly after that, Helen moved to Lancaster to be near the couple's only child, author Joan Fry of Acton. Prior to her death, Helen resided in Lancaster for nine years. An excellent cook, Helen also enjoyed books, music, and gardening. In addition to her daughter Joan, Helen leaves behind her niece, Hani Scott, and nephew Kurt Brombach, both of Fitchburg, Wis.; niece Audrey Milia of Winter Park, Fla.; Audrey's daughter Lynne Mason of Canton, Conn.; and Lynne's daughter Tracy, also of Winter Park. A private memorial service will be held in Kennedy Meadows, Calif. Helen made friends wherever she went and will be greatly missed.

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