Helen E. Achberger of Doylestown died on July 7,2016 at Wesley Enhanced Living at the age of 98. She was the wife of the late Eldon Achberger, whom she married in 1959.
Born in Philadelphia, Helen was the daughter of the late William and Helen Tinney Schmidtmeier. Helen moved to Doylestown with her family at the age of two.
Mrs Achberger was a retired Navy nurse having served in the Pacific Theater on the islands of Guam and Hawaii. After returning to Doylestown she continued to work as a nurse at the Veterans Hospital and as a personal care nurse, until her retirement. Helen loved Doylestown and continued her support of Veterans Organizations.
She was predeceased bt her brother,William.
Services and interment were private.
Memorial contributions in Helen’s name may be made to: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 301 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901.