Belmont, NY - Helen M. Livergood, age 78, of County Road 48 passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Cuba Memorial Hospital. She was born on March 10, 1935 in Belmont to Edward and Erlene Watkins Sherwood. On December 9, 1954 in Friendship she married Richard Livergood who survives.
Helen was a lifelong resident of Belmont. She worked in several area businesses including the Kaiser Knitting Mill in Wellsville, the Perry Knitting Mill in Fillmore and later as a machinist at Mackler Industries in Friendship until her retirement in 1977. Helen was an avid hunter who also enjoyed fishing, gardening and crocheting. She attended the Knights Creek Evangelical Church in Scio, had taught Sunday school for many years at the Belmont First Baptist Church and loved the Lord.
Surviving beside her husband Richard are 2 daughters, Lorrie (Charles) Hicky of Cincinnati, Ohio and Rebecca (Jeffrey) Voss of Fillmore; a son, David Livergood of Colorado; 6 grandchildren; a sister Frieda Budde of Franklinville as well as several nieces and nephews.
Helen was predeceased by a son, Brian Livergood; 3 sisters, Jeannette Davison, Kathryn Flint and Mildred Sherwood; a brother, Edward Sherwood.
Friends are welcomed to attend a graveside burial service on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at 10 am in Forest Hills Cemetery in Belmont with Pastor Carl Kemp and Pastor Sam Wolcott presiding. Memorials in Helen's name may be given to the charity of the donor's choice. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.