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Helen Louise

Helen Louise "Weesie" Pitzer

Jan 18th, 1941 - Jun 28th, 2022
  • Birth Date: Jan 18th, 1941
  • Death Date: Jun 28th, 2022
  • Funeral Date: Jul 7th, 2022
  • Location: Little's Funeral Home
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Helen L. "Weesie" Pitzer, 81, of Littlestown, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Wellspan York Hospital.  Born Jan 18, 1941 in Gettysburg, Weesie was the daughter of the late Ardell & Mary Ellen (Bowers) Baumgardner.  She was a 1959 Taneytown High School graduate and a Chambersburg Nursing School graduate.  Weesie was an LPN at Hanover Hospital. She retired and was then an LPN at The Brethren Home, New Oxford. Later she was a volunteer at both places.

Surviving are her son, Timothy Baumgardner of Taneytown and her daughter, Debra Wentz & Clinton, Jr. of Hanover; her two grandchildren, Hailey Wentz and Clinton Wentz, III; her great granddaughter, Athena Lee and her former husband, Robert Pitzer of York.  Helen was predeceased by her son, Jeffery Strickhouser; her sister, Genevieve Reaver and her brothers, Leroy, David & Richard Baumgardner.  She was a member of Hanover Believers in Christ Church, Hanover Organ Cub and York Jam Session.  Weesie enjoyed going to Cascade, flower gardening, bird watching, going to church and playing the organ and piano.

Memorial Service is Thursday, July 7, at 10 A.M. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown with the Rev. Brian Casale officiating. There in no Viewing; however, the family will receive friends 6 - 8 P.M. Wednesday, July 6, at the Funeral Home.  Memorials in Helen's name may be sent to her church at 301 Maple Ave., Hanover, PA  17331.  Online condolences may be shared on

Meg Herring
Jul 7th, 2022 9:14 pm
Tim, My deepest sympathy at the loss if your mother. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
Cindy Orewiler
Jul 6th, 2022 9:00 pm
We are sorry for your loss. May God send his peace and comfort bto you and your family.
Carol Wilson
Jul 2nd, 2022 12:45 am
Sending heartfelt sympathy to the family for your great loss.
Mike Lippy
Jul 1st, 2022 1:12 am
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Barbara Ebaugh
Jun 30th, 2022 11:56 am
Tim: So sorry for your loss. With Deepest Sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you .

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