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Obituary for Helen Elaine Tlush (Clifton)

TLUSH – Helen Elaine (Clifton), 73, Johnstown, died May 13, 2021 at Conemaugh Memorial Hospital. Born October 20, 1947 in Boulder, CO. Daughter of Wayne J. and Helen Elnora (Henry) Clifton. Preceded in death by parents, husband Christopher Tlush and sister Connie Mikesell. Survived by sons, David Clifton and his wife Laurie and Jason Wallace; brother, Timothy Clifton and wife Anita; sister, Susan Clifton and many beloved nieces and nephews. Elaine was a dedicated LPN for Fair Acres Nursing Home and Twin Lakes Rehabilitation Center. She enjoyed spending time with her bird Loki and cat Shadow. She also liked tracing her family’s genealogy and was an avid herbalist. A private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Boswell. Donations in her memory may be sent to Humane Society of Cambria County, 743 Galleria Dr. Ext., Johnstown, PA 15904. To express condolences, make a donation or plant a memorial tree, visit