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Obituary - Helen M. Sergent

Helen M. Sergent

Date of Passing: January 7th, 2010

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In lieu of flowers, it was Helenís wish that memorial contributions be made to the Herkimer B.O.C.E.S. cosmetology award program, Gros Blvd., Herkimer, NY 13350.

Mrs. Helen M. Sergent, 77, of State Rte 315, Waterville, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2010, at her home. Born March 2, 1932 in Munnsville, she was the daughter of the late Charles E. and Mildred Billings Perry. Helen attended Morrisville schools, the Utica School of Beauty Culture, and S.U.N.Y. Oswego. She taught cosmetology at Utica Free Academy, Herkimer B.O.C.E.S. and the Oneida-Madison B.O.C.E.S., until her retirement. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Waterville. Surviving are three sons and two daughters-in-law, Mac and Jackie Sergent of Georgetown, Duane and Kathy Sergent of Rockville, VA and Kevin Sergent of Waterville; one daughter and son-in-law, Valorie and Charles Greer of Stafford, VA; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Henry and Shirley Perry of Cazenovia and Frederick and Cherie Perry of Knoxboro; one sister and brother in-law, Doris and Kenneth Howlett of Bangs, TX; five grandchildren, Maggie and Ryan Greer of Stafford, VA, Christopher Sergent of Georgetown, Brandi Goike of Georgetown, and Mark Sergent, of Louisa, VA; two great grandchildren, Autumn and Summer Sergent of Georgetown; several nieces and nephews; and a cherished family friend, Christine Ames Hoke. She was predeceased by her husband, C. Ernest Sergent; a daughter, Brenda Sergent; a granddaughter, Meghan Kate Sergent; a brother, Charles Perry; and a sister, Mary Ellen Coleman. Friends are invited to call at the Kloster-Northrop & Bentz Funeral Home, 210 E. Main St., Waterville, on Saturday from 4 to 6 pm, followed by a brief funeral service officiated by Pastor Genett Timlin. Spring interment will be in Knoxboro Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Clifford J. Fulmer American Legion Post #92, 8083 Route 20, Sangerfield, following the funeral.





Grandma I miss you. I am so glad I got to spend Christmas with you and my family this year, It means the world to me and I will never forget it. I Love you so much and I know you Love me to and are watching out for me. You will always be with me and leading me down the right path. I will cherish the things you taught me and strive to have such an optimistic spirit as you had. Love your grandaughter, Maggie
Maggie Greer

To Valarie and family, Saddened by the news, yet blessed to have known her. Mom taught at Oneida County and Donna. She was a very talented and beautiful person. I'm honored to have known,worked and made such beautiful memories with her. Sincerely Colleen

Valorie, I have such fond memories of you and your mother when you lived across the street from me and my mom on Fairfield Street. I am so sorry for your loss. What a nice lady. My sincere sympathy, Cathy
Cathy Johnson Dibble

Duane, Kathy, and family, I was saddened to learn of the passing of your mother. May you find peace in being together as a family, warmth in recalling fond memories, and comfort in knowing that the thoughts and prays of your friends are with you. Harold and Lolethia
Lolethia Kibble

Kevin and Valorie, Please accept my sorrow and sympathy for the loss of your mother. I have great memories of Helen from her time in Middleville and Kast Bridge. Life is too short.
Marlene Davis

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. May the fond memories of the good times you shared with your Mom over the years bring you comfort and peace of mind. Sincerely, Barbara
Barbara Redd

Brandi, Garth, Mac & Jackie and Family I'm so sorry for your loss. I just want you to know my thoughts are with you and your family during this diffidult time. Love to you all BOZ and family
Amy Bosworth Mcfadden

Duane, Kathy, and Family, My prayers and thoughts are with you during this difficult time. May the wonderful memories of your mom bring joy and peace. If there is anything that I can do, please do not hesitate to call upon me. Take care and God bless, Your friend, Bob
Bob Almond

I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you today and always. May God bless you.
Gloria Torrens-Billings

To Duane and family, Please receive my deep sympathy for the lost of your mother. My prayers are with you and the entire family.
Shady Clark, Jr.

Duane and Kathy and the Sergent Family, I am sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in the many fond and cherished memories. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Diane Jay in Richmond, Virginia
Diane Jay

Kevin and family, we are so very sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Your Neighbors: The Winfield and Marriott Families

I was so sorry to read of your Mom's passing. I remember her as a fine woman. She will be missed by all her knew and loved her. Cherish the memories for they will be your comfort.
Terry Palmeter Watkins

Valorie and family, I'm very sorry about the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Joy Blue