Helen Mary Cantell

F, #7101, b. Mar 6, 1904, d. Apr 14, 1991
Father*John Lawrence Cantell1 b. Jun 6, 1867, d. Oct 8, 1956
Mother*Katherine Elizabeth Cronin b. Sep 28, 1876, d. Apr 24, 1963
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Chronological Events

Birth*Mar 6, 1904 Helen Mary Cantell was born on Mar 6, 1904 at Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
 She was the daughter of John Lawrence Cantell and Katherine Elizabeth Cronin.1 
Marriage*circa 1923 Helen Mary Cantell married Harry D. Jones circa 1923 at Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States.2 
Residence*1956 Helen Mary Cantell lived in 1956 at Auburn, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States.2 
Death*Apr 14, 1991 She died on Apr 14, 1991, at age 87 at Lanessa Extended Care Facility, Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States.2 
ObituaryApr 16, 1991  OBITUARY: AUBURN - Helen M. (Cantell) Jones, 87, formerly of 5 Burnett St., died Sunday in Lanessa Extended Care Facility, 751 School St., Webster.
Her husband, Harry D. Jones, died in 1988. She leaves two daughters, Beverly J. Creamer of Leicester and Judith J. Dow of Worcester; a sister, Winifred Lampa of Sturbridge; and four grandchildren. She was born in Medford, daughter of John and Catherine (Cronin) Cantell, and lived here 60 years before moving to Webster recently.
Mrs. Jones was a self-employed music teacher for many years. She was also a longtime soloist and choir director at several area churches.
Mrs. Jones was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Worcester, the American Guild of Organists and the Worcester Festival Chorus.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Caswell-King Funeral Home, 474 Grove St., Worcester. Pastor David Thomas will officiate.

Burial will be in North Cemetery, Sturbridge. Calling hours at the funeral home are 1 to 2 p.m. tomorrow.

The family requests that flowers be omitted. Memorial contributions may be made instead to the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2 Airport Drive, Worcester, 01602.

Published in the Worcester Telegram & Gazette (MA) - April 16, 1991.2
Burial*Apr 17, 1991 She was buried on Apr 17, 1991 at North Cemetery, Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States, as stated in the obituary.3 


Harry D. Jones b. Jan 5, 1903, d. Aug 6, 1988


  1. [S845] NEGHS - Massachusetts Archives 1841-1915, Electronic File, online AmericanAncestors.org.
  2. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.
  4. [S516] 1930 U.S. Census, Lehi, Utah County, Utah, United States.