Helen Upstill Obituary
 
In Memory of

Helen Spoon Cheek Upstill

October 9, 1925 - August 11, 2014
Obituary

Helen Spoon Cheek Upstill, 88, of Greensboro passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Moses H. Cone Hospital. Helen spent her life caring for others as a Critical Care Nurse. She was an avid sports fan who loved animals, playing bridge, and simply enjoying life in her mountain cottage. She traversed the country many times in her RV as well as travelling the world with her brother N.B. and others. Late in life she took up aviation, soloing at age 65. She was a loving and beloved mother, mother-in-law and grandmother and sister. The family will have a private memorial service. She was the daughter of the late Needham Broughton and...
Helen Spoon Cheek Upstill, 88, of Greensboro passed away
on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Moses H. Cone Hospital.

Helen spent her life caring for others as a Critical Care Nurse. She was an avid sports fan who loved animals, playing bridge, and simply enjoying life in her mountain cottage. She traversed the country many times in her RV as well as travelling the world with her brother N.B. and others. Late in life she took up aviation, soloing at age 65.

She was a loving and beloved mother, mother-in-law and grandmother and sister.

The family will have a private memorial service.

She was the daughter of the late Needham Broughton and Nettie Florence Spoon Cheek; also preceded in death is her brother, N. B. Cheek, Jr.

Helen is survived by her children, Laura U. Richardson of Greensboro, Shari A. Upstill of Greensboro, Steven D. Upstill (Krystyna) of Nelson, New Zealand, Richard A. Upstill of New Smyrna Beach, FL. and their father, David A. Upstill; grandchildren, Kimberly and Ania Upstill, Laura Ball and Audrey Richardson, Adam and Zachary Ball.

Condolences may best be expressed by paying forward the kindness she always provided to others, and/or a contribution to the , 101 Centreport Drive Suite 103, Greensboro, NC 27409.

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.LoflinFH.com.

Lofln Funeral Home in Liberty is honored to serve The Upstill Family.

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