Helen L. Blum, 76, formerly of Lyons, died Wednesday, Dec. 4 at Strong Memorial Hospital.
A funeral Mass will be said at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at the church of the Resurrection, 63 Mason Road, Fairport. Memorials to Advent House, 1010 Mosley Road, Fairport, 14450.
Helen was born in Jamestown Dec. 20, 1936, daughter of Edwin and Mary McGavisk Lauffer. She was an office manager for over 20 years for Dr. Santelli and Dr. Mitchell's dental office. She loved to play golf, cook, bake, knit and gardening. She had lived in Fairport for the past 2 years.
Survived by son, Patrick (Terri) of Niskayuna; daughter, Kimberly Blum of Fairport; two grandchildren, Samantha and Zachary; sister, Pat Van Winkle; two brothers, Jack and Robert Lauffer; brothers and sister-in-law; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by husband Paul (July 2011).