LIMA — Helen Overly, of Lima, celebrated her 90th birthday May 7, 2014. A family gathering will be held at a later date.
She was born May 7, 1924, in Dola to Ora Ola and George E. Reth. On July 13, 1947 she married Truman C. Overly Jr., and he died Jan. 25, 2010.
Overly has three children, Mary L. (John P. ) Norman and Charles W. (Alice) Overly, both of Lima and Linda Sue (Clifford) Lindstrom, of Phoenix, AZ. She has one granddaughter, Hannah Overly, of Lima.
She was employed as a baker by MCL Cafeteria, in the Lima Mall. She volunteered for more than 20 years at Lima Memorial Hospital.
Overly is a member of Zion Lutheran Church, in Lima.
She enjoys talking to people, crocheting and baking pies and cookies.