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Helen Berlin

Memorial services for Helen H. Berlin of Grass Valley will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Nevada City chapel of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. Pastor Ron Thompson of Twin Cities Church will officiate the services.

Mrs. Berlin died Thursday, Jan. 6, in Grass Valley. She was 93.

She was born Sept. 1, 1911, in New Britain, Conn., to Michael and May (Lesko) Hrywniak. She married Edward John Berlin on May 7, 1936, in New Britain, Conn. She worked for Pratt & Whitney Aircraft of Southington, Conn. for more than 26 years. She was a member of the First Lutheran Church in New Britain, Conn., the Martha Chapter No. 21, Order of the Eastern Star and the Cadillac Drivers Golf Club. She enjoyed golf and pool.

She is survived by her daughter, Helena Berlin of Newport News, Va.; daughter and son-in-law, Edwina and Joseph Grande of Grass Valley; granddaughters Ellen-Marie Clines of Kensington, Conn., and Kristin Berlin of Minneapolis; grandsons Keg Berlin of Newport News, Va., Paul Standen of Missoula, Mont., and Mark Standen of Sonoma; sister, Ann Seterman of Grass Valley; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward John Berlin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills, or the First Lutheran Church of New Britain, Conn.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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