Helen C. Arbogast

Helen Cleo Scott Arbogast, 73, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life, Saturday, July 6, 2019, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins following a long battle with cancer.

Helen was born Monday, June 1, 1946, in Hemlock, a daughter of the late Virgil Benjamin Scott and Viola Cleo Currence Scott.

In Mill Creek, on Dec. 22, 1963, she married Don Hartsel Arbogast, who preceded her in death.

Also left to cherish her memory are seven children, Ronnie Arbogast and wife, Serena, Marilyn Westfall and fiance, Tim Gifford, Rhonda Shreve and husband, Edward, Jerry Arbogast, and wife, Donna, Donna Brackin and husband, Tim, Steven Arbogast and wife, Lori, and Micheal Strawder, four brothers, Marshall Scott, Marlin Scott, Kelly Scott, and Mark Scott, three sisters, Jane Lower, Freda Scott, and Barbara Finlin, 19 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death besides her parents and husband, was one son, Randall Arbogast, two brothers, Melvin Scott and infant brother, Marvin Scott, and four sisters, Leah Jean Shamblin, and infant triplets, Marilyn, Martha and Mary Scott.

Helen attended Upshur County schools and then obtained her GED. She had worked for 18 years for Bruce Hardwood. Helen was a hard worker that always loved helping others, and enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles. Above all, she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home in Valley Bend on Thursday, July 11, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., the funeral hour. Pastor William Lanham will officiate and interment will follow at Brick Church Cemetery in Huttonsville.

The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Helen Cleo Scott Arbogast. Send online condolences to the family at www.therandolphfuneralhome.com.