Helen T. (Flavin) Slater of Newtown passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Manor Care Health Services in Yardley. She was 87.
Helen was an administrative assistant in the legal and financial professions for many decades, finally entering full-time retirement at age 85.
An early member of the Philadelphia Girls Rowing Club, Helen won three Schuykill Navy racing medals for quad sculls in 1948 and 1949. Helen’s love and wide knowledge of the arts extended to literature, theatre, the symphony and opera. In 1984, she earned an Associate degree (AA) from Miami-Dade College.