Helen Marie Pitnick, 86 of Lawrence, KS. entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 28th, 2015. Helen passed comfortably and peacefully at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. A mass of Christian Burial for Helen Marie Pitnick will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Eudora, KS.
Helen was born on July 15, 1928 in Kansas City, KS the daughter of Albert Michael and Elizabeth Teresa (Wolf) Cunningham. Helen had several sibling including: Elizabeth, John, Mary Ann (Terri), Margaret (Peg) and is survived by her sister Dorothy of Salina, KS.
Helen married her high school sweet heart, Richard Robert Pitnick in Kansas City, KS. on October 7th, 1950. Helen was a home maker and cared for the family until her passing. Richard preceded her in death on August 26, 2012.
Survivors include her children; Betsy Campbell and husband, Terry of Olathe, KS, Richard Pitnick Jr.and wife Jennifer of Lake Ozark, MO, Steve Pitnick and wife Marilyn of Lawrence, Mary Ann Pitnick of Basehor, KS, Mark Pitnick and wife, Judy of Lenexa, KS, David Pitnick and wife Terri of Kansas City, MO; Helen is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and many beloved friends.
The family will greet friends at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2015 for visitation (one hour prior to the Mass). Mass will begin at 10:00 a.m. with graveside services to follow.
In lieu of flowers the family requests a memorial contribution to be made in her name to Archdioceses of Kansas City in Kansas and may be sent in care of the mortuary.