Helen B. Nieder, 88, Pacific, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, in Marthasville.

Mrs. Nieder was born July 24, 1923, in Pacific to Pierce Fryer and wife Elva, nee Myers.

She is survived by two sons, Anthony Manhart and wife Devonne, Washington, and Jeffrey Nieder and wife Shelley, Union; one daughter, Kathryn Thornton and husband James, Marthasville; two brothers, Eugene Fryer, St. Clair, and Raymond Fryer, Gerald; one sister, Jayne Tyler, Wildwood; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

Mrs. Nieder was preceded in death by her first husband, Anthony J. Manhart; her second husband, Rudolph W. Nieder; her parents; three brothers, Robert, Jesse and Pierce Fryer; and one great-grandson, Derek Brown.

Funeral services were held Friday, Dec. 30, at St. Gertrude Church, Krakow, with Father Richard Coerver officiating.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Memorials to St. Gertrude Grade School are preferred.

The family was served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.