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Obituary for Helen F. Cooley

Helen F. Cooley of Arcade, NY passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo at the age of 93.

She was born August 5, 1926 in Buffalo, NY a daughter of the late Joseph and Helen (Mullen) Steinkirchner.

Her first husband, Henry F. Schwab who she married on June 5, 1948 in East Aurora, passed away in 1973. Her second husband, Emery Cooley who she married on August 16, 1980 in Wales Center, passed away in 2002.

Helen is survived by her children: Barbara (James) Day of Holland, David (Mary Ann) Schwab of Holland, James (late Bonnie) Schwab of Florida, Rick (Kim) Schwab of Holland and Mary (Donald) Butcher of South Wales; also survived by 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husbands and her sister - Arlene Heintz.

There will be no calling hours. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held in Griffins Mills Cemetery in West Falls.