WABASH – Helenjean B. Goff, 92, of Wabash, died at 12:35 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at Bickford Cottage in Wabash.  

She was born on Oct. 1, 1928, in Warsaw, to Clarence and Margaret Timco Biltz.

Helenjean was a 1947 graduate of Warsaw High School and a beauty school graduate. She married Donald E. Goff at the St. Bernard Catholic Church on Aug. 26, 1950; he died Feb. 14, 2020. Helenjean was a self-employed beautician, worked at Wabash Magnetics and also had worked as a telephone operator. She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. She enjoyed oil painting and flower gardening.

She is survived by son, Steven Michael (Donna) Goff, of Wabash; three grandchildren: Justice Christopher (Raquel) Goff, of Brownsburg; Ella (Davin) Smith, of Roanoke; Margaret (Scott) Hare, of Chapel Hill, Tenn.; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, five brothers and one sister.

A private Mass of Christian burial will be held with Father Levi Nkwocha officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.

Arrangements are entrusted to Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash.


Preferred memorial is St. Bernard Catholic School.

The memorial guest book for Helenjean may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.