Helen M. McCagg, 81, of Orchard Park, died Thursday in Hospice Buffalo, Cheektowaga, after a short illness.
The former Helen Pope lived most of her life on Long Island, moving to Orchard Park a year ago. She worked as a librarian's assistant and was an active volunteer at her church, St. Paul's Reformed Church, North Babylon.
Her husband of 53 years, John B., died in 2000.
Surviving are two sons, Todd L. of Columbia, Md., and Scott F. of Orchard Park; a sister, Ruby Ullman of California; and three grandchildren.
Services were held today in First Baptist Church of East Aurora. Burial was in Garland Cemetery, Brockport.