Carol S. Helfer, of Silver Spring, passed away on Nov. 29. Beloved wife of Donald Helfer. Devoted mother of Alan (Tina), Jeffrey and Brad Helfer. Loving grandmother of Ryan (Jackie), Bryce (Loren), Ashley, Brandon, Elyssa, Kaelyn, Brittany, Skylar, Sophia and Caroline Helfer, and Taylor (Andrew) Friedman. Great-grandmother of Caden, Kentley, Luca and Orly Helfer. Contributions may be made to Shaare Tefila Congregation (shaaretefila.org). Arrangements entrusted to Torchinsky Hebrew Funeral Home.