? Helen C. Payne, age 91, of Cambridge Springs passed away at her home on Thursday, August 4, 2016. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Catherine Marnik Olszewski. Helen married? Harry John Payne on May 12,1951 and he died on October 16, 1983.? Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Helen and her family vacationed in the Cambridge Springs area and then established their home permanently in Cambridge Springs in 1955. Affectionately called “Huggs” by her family, Helen was a dedicated wife, sister, and aunt who enjoyed cooking, baking, playing bingo and hosting family dinners.

Payne, Helen010??????Helen is survived by two nephews – Leo Olszewski and his wife, Debbie and Gary Olszewski and his wife, Diane all of Cambridge Springs. She is also survived by great nephews – Leo Olszewski and his wife, Rachel of Cambridge Springs; David Olszewski and his fianc?e, Mary Lou Metzger, of Bellefonte, PA; a great great nephew – Lucas Anthony Olszewski and many nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death in addition to her parents and husband were her brothers – John, Joseph, Edward, Paul, and Leo Olszewski.

??????Friends may call at the Van Matre Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Sunday, August 7 from 2-4 and 6-8 and are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, August 8, at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Cambridge Springs with Reverend Father David Paulson as celebrant. Interment will follow at Venango Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to Hospice of Crawford County, 448 Pine Street, Meadville, PA 16335.