- Helen M. Wesolowski
- Date of Death:
- Feb 16, 2012
- Location of Service:
- Kostanski Funeral Home - Greenfield
Greenfield- Helen M. (Becklo) Wesolowski, 95, of Harrison Ave, died Thursday (2/16/12) at the Baystate Franklin Medical Center. She was born on December 15, 1916, the daughter of Alexander and Caroline Baclawski. After the death of her mother at the age of 4, Helen was raised by Mary & Frank Sobieski.
She attended local schools in Greenfield, and was a graduate of Greenfield High School Class of 1934. After high school, she worked for a period of time at McCelland's Store in Greenfield. She was the manager for the S & H Green Stamps Store for 20 years, where she received many awards of achievement.
Helen was a former member of Sacred Heart Church, and a communicant of Our Lady of Peace Church in Turners Falls. She was a lifelong member of the Quota Club.
Helen was predeceased by her husband, John Wesolowski on January 14, 1998.
Survivors include a daughter Diane Tabor of Greenfield, a son, John H. Wesolowski of Millers Falls, four grandchildren Carol Kolesar, Teresa Tabor, Kimberly Landry and Johanna Bourgeois, six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday (2/21) at 9am at the Kostanski Funeral Home, 220 Federal Street, Greenfield, followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10am in Our Lady of Peace Church, 90 Seventh Street, Turners Falls with the Rev. Stanley J. Aksamit officiating. Burial will follow in Mater Dolorosa Cemetery in Greenfield.
Calling hours will be Monday from 6-8pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Peace Church, 90 Seventh Street, Turners Falls, MA 01376.
- Location of Services:
- Kostanski Funeral Home
- 220 Federal St.