Helen Marie Rothwell

September 25, 1961 - January 30, 2022

Helen Marie (Murphy) Rothwell, 60 of Lynx, Ohio passed away on January 30, 2022 at University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati. She was born September 25, 1961 in Mansfield to the late James and Doris Ann (Riggs) Murphy

Helen is survived by loving husband, Greg Rothwell of Lynx; one daughter, April (Joshua) Freshour of Winchester; one grandson, Colton Freshour of Winchester; three sisters, Sandra (Kenny) Grooms of Lynx, Debbie (Jim) Hayslip of Lynx and Patty (Rob) Strickland of Gahanna; one brother, Rick Murphy of West Union; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.

Helen worked at Prather’s IGA and Dollar General for many years.  She enjoyed playing board games with family and crafting.  She loved reading her bible and attended East Liberty Church.  She will be deeply missed.


The public visitation is 12 – 2 PM Sunday, February 6, 2022 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated, 205 South Cherry Street, West Union, Ohio 45693.

The public funeral is 2 PM Sunday, February 6, 2022 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated. Pastor Jason Hayslip will officiate.

The public interment is at Mt. Armenia Cemetery, Mahogany Road, Lynx, Ohio 45650

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated is serving the family.


Phil and Vicki Rhonemus - Feb 3, 2022
Dear Rothwell Family, Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Sincerely,
Keith steward - Feb 3, 2022
So sorry for your loss
Rhonda henderson - Feb 3, 2022
So sorry for your loss Helen was a great person
Mary Williams - Feb 2, 2022
My Heart goes out to you the family Barney as Greg my brother and April my niece Helen is at peace no more pain she will be missed
Cheryl francis - Feb 1, 2022
Helen was such a sweet girl..praying for her family
Clyta Carter - Feb 1, 2022
So sorry for your loss.