October 29, 1910 ~ February 11, 2012
Helen Treible Waram, 101, of Penick Village died on Saturday, February 11, 2012.
Born in East Stroudsburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Sylvanus L. and Myrtle Treible.
Mrs. Waram graduated from East Stroudsburg University in 1931 with a B.S. Degree in education and completed her graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania and Glassboro University in New Jersey. She had a 35 year career as an educator, teaching in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania and as a teacher and principal at Glenview Elementary School in Haddon Heights, New Jersey.
Mrs. Waram moved to Pinehurst with her late husband, Frank C. Waram, in 1988. Mrs. Waram was a member of the Southern Pines United Methodist Church, active in Bible study at Pinehurst Trace, a volunteer at First Health Hospital for several years, a Masonic Post Worthy Matron, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Her hobbies included needlework, reading, canasta, and travel.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, George M. Gernerd, in 1965 and by her second husband, Frank C. Waram, in 1991.
Mrs. Waram is survived by her step-daughter, Joyce Trasatti, and her husband, Vincent Trasatti, of Williamstown, NJ, three step-grandchildren, and two step great-grandchildren, all of New Jersey.
A memorial service is planned for Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 2 o'clock pm at Penick Chapel.
Internment will be at a later date at her family's plot in East Stroudsburg, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Southern Pines United Methodist Church Building Fund
175 Midland Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387.
Services entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Crematory in Southern Pines.
Online condolences: www.PinesFunerals.com