Helen A. Locke of Troy, Ohio and formerly of Greenville (77)


Helen A. Locke, age 77, of Troy, Ohio, and formerly of Greenville, passed away at 10:53 PM Monday, January 22, 2024, at the Hospice Care Center of Miami County in Troy. Helen was born October 22, 1946, in Winchester, Indiana, and the daughter of the late Herman E. and Ruth (Bromagem) Stewart.

She retired in 2008 from the Greenville School System as a School Nurse. During her professional career, she accumulated a total of 25 years as a School Nurse between the Ansonia School System and the Greenville School System.

Helen loved being a “Snow Bird” in Florida, and she and her husband Daryl enjoyed Ball Room Dancing with many friends in the Florida area. She also enjoyed the hobby of “stamping” and, of course, spending time with family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Fred Stewart.

Helen is survived by her husband of 56 years, Dr. Daryl L. Locke, of Troy, Ohio. They were married on August 27, 1967. Also, her children Stephanie (Panos) Pissarides of Tarpon Springs, Florida, and Bradley A. Locke of Troy; grandchildren Alex Pissarides, Chris Pissarides, and Fandon Pissarides; sister-in-law Susan Stewart, as well as two nephews and one niece.

Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 Noon on Monday, January 29, 2024, in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, 1499 N. Broadway Greenville, Ohio, with Brother Dean Jones officiating. Burial will follow in the Fountain Park Cemetery in Winchester, Indiana. The family will receive friends on Monday from 10:00 AM until 12:00 Noon in the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to ALS United of Ohio, 1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221, Columbus, Ohio, 43220. 

Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.