Helen T. Questel

Birth Date: 
Saturday, June 22, 1929
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Helen T. Questel passed on to Heaven peacefully on Thursday afternoon, June 14, 2018.

She was born on June 22, 1929 in Tallmadge, Ohio to Robert D. & Eva Mae France Treat and married J.T. Questel on June 13, 1948, he passed on to Heaven on November 3, 2017.

Helen attended Kent State University, majoring in music until being interrupted by a husband going to medical school. She ran the medical practice with her husband for 30 years, volunteered at the fair for 33 years with Bob Keating at his concession stands, was organist for four years at Trinity United Church of Christ, along with playing the bells and singing in the choir for many years. She also played for funerals at McIntire Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home for 14 years. As she loved to play the organ, she also was a member for many years in the McDowell Club.

At home she kept busy with things around the farm (canning, freezing, along with children and grandchildren).

Surviving are children Brian T. (Gloria), Kelvin L. (Karen), Sharon L. & Marlin W. (Jill), Nine grandchildren, Five Great Grandchildren including Mom and Dad's sweet Lillian whom visited often.  A sister, Dorothy Taylor, sisters in law Catherine DeMattia, Cecile Acker, & Jean Questel, brothers in law Louis Questel, and Ray DeMattia.

Helen was preceeded in death by her parents, J.T., husband of 69 years, brothers in law Robert P. Taylor, John Questel, Irvin Sowards & Howard Acker, sisters in law Anne Sowards & Mary Questel

Memorial service will be held Friday June 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm at McIntire, Bradham, & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster with the Reverend Stephen P. Olsen officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Life Care Hospice of Wooster, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Ohio's Hospice, LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


One hour prior to the service on Friday


Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the funeral home


We are sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was such a lovely, loving, and caring person and she will be missed. We will miss visiting with your parents when we come back home.
Our bestto all of you from us.

Sincere sympathies on the loss of a lovely, kind hearted lady.
I had the pleasure of knowing her and she will surely be missed by all that knew her.

Brian and family, my sympathies for the loss of your mom.She must have been a wonderful and caring person. June 14th is also our son Adam's birthday. Let those flags that are displayed every year for Flag Day be a reminder of the love your mom had for all of you and her wonderful, caring spirit. Dave

Auntie was a very special person in my life and I will always hold her dear to my heart.

I am so sorry for your loss . Mom and loved and though very highly of both your parent. I remember visiting the farm with mom and dad and loved it . My condolences and love to you all.

I so loved both Helen and Dr. Questel. I have know them for many years. I visited with her after Dr. Questel passed away but couldn't get back to visit with her due to an injury. My heart goes out to all of you. I too will miss her a lot. You are all in my thoughts and prayers as you go through losing both your parents so close together.

We're so sorry for your loss, both of your parents were such unique and kind people and we both really enjoyed the time we got to spend with them. Know that we are thinking of you.

I am so sorry to hear that Helen has passed. She was always a complete lady with poise and grace. My condolences Kelvin and family.

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