Helen Marie Reynolds, age 81, died Sunday, June 11, 2017 in Shelburne, Vermont. She was the loving mother of Cyndee Cochrane (Norman) Sturtevant, Michael (Francine) Schopp, Gary (Diane) Schopp, Mariellen (Brian) Frantz, and Kevin (Nicole) Schopp; sister of Patricia Moore and the late Jack Reynolds; dearest grandmother of 15 grandchildren; and former wife of Howard Schopp. A native of Pittsburgh, she was born to Arthur and Helen (Harrington) Reynolds, December 17, 1935. Helen attended St. Mary’s High School, where she met her husband, Howard. Helen faced death as she lived life – with courage and conviction. She was at peace with the course God laid before her in her final weeks. May her strength be our inheritance. A Mass will be offered in her memory at St. Thomas More Church, Bethel Park, PA, on January 14, 2018, at 5pm. A funeral mass will be offered at her childhood church, St. Mary of the Mount on Mt. Washington on July 14, 2017, with a reception for family and friends to follow. Helen will be buried in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Pittsburgh. Donations in memory of Helen can be made to those angels who assisted in her final days –
Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden County, 1110 Primm Rd., Colchester, VT 05446, or https://www.vnacares.org/.