Wells, Helen Myers
Birth: Monday, November 22, 1920 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: La Plata, Maryland
Death: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the age of 97
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the
Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
Helen Myers Wells (97) passed from this earth on June 13, 2018
at the Sagepoint Senior Living Center in La Plata, MD. Helen
was born in Washington, DC to Daisy and Harry Myers on
November 22, 1920. She was raised in Washington, DC and
graduated from McKinley Tech High School in 1938. In J
anuary of 1948, she married Maurice R Wells, Sr. (Mike). They
resided in Seat Pleasant and Upper Marlboro, MD and had six
children, Donna, Bucky, Helen (Kathy), Mary Barbara, Robert
and Richard. They were married 48 years before Mike passed
away in 1996.
Helen was a secretary for Pepco where she met Mike. She was a school secretary at Central
Senior High School in Seat Pleasant, MD in the late sixties and James Madison Middle School
in Upper Marlboro, MD in the seventies. Helen was a very strong, loving, women and a devout
Catholic. There isn't anything she wouldn't do for her family or the people she loved. She
enjoyed reading, needlework, playing the piano, and solving the Washington Post crossword
She is preceded in death by her husband Mike, her brothers Harry, Charles and Robert Myers,
sisters Marguerite Susan Maher, and Alice Black and her and grandson Justin Moore.
She is survived in death by her six children, 14 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
Family and Friends will be received at St Mary's Catholic Church in Bryantown MD on
Wednesday, June 20 from 9:30 am until 11:00 am with a Mass of Christian Burial immediately
Interment will be at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery at 1:00 pm.
Arrangements by Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD