Helen Hansen

Former longtime North Fork resident Helen Hansen of Rocky Point, N.C., died Dec. 26, 2010, at the age of 89. Ms. Hansen had lived in Orient, East Marion and Greenport.

Predeceased by her husband, Claude, in 1989, and her son, David, in 1955, she is survived by her daughter, Claudia Lee Spuhler, three sisters and three grandsons.

A graveside memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, at 1 p.m. at East Marion Cemetery.

Donations may be made to Paws Place, 3701 E. Boiling Springs Road, Winnabow, NC 28479.

For more information, contact Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport.