Helen G (Oswald) Cartwright

February 15, 2019


Helen G. Cartwright, 94, passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 at the Lutheran Home at Topton where she was a resident. She was the wife of the late Clarence R. (Fox) Cartwright. Born in Kutztown, she was the daughter of the late Herman and Edna (Sensenderfer) Oswald. She was the manager of the Junior Colony at the Berkshire Mall, and a sales clerk at the Town Dress Shop and at Feed and Read book store, both in Kutztown. Helen for many years operated a ceramic shop and also helped Fox in his printing business. She was dedicated to her family and enjoyed reminiscing about the past.  She is survived by sister-in-laws, Carol wife of the late Ray Oswald, Lagora wife of the late Ralph Oswald, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Helen was predeceased by brothers; Kermit, Ralph, and Ray and sisters; Leah and Mary. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. John’s United Church of Christ, 257 West Walnut Street, Kutztown, Pa., 19530. Edward J. Hildenbrand Funeral Home Inc. in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be recorded at

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