Obituary for Helen Yannone
Helen E. Yannone, 96, formerly of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Monday, July, 6, 2015 at the Jewish Home of Greater Harrisburg.
She was born in St. Clair, PA on February 8, 1919 and was the daughter of the late Andrew and Elona Honochick Manura.
Helen was a member of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church, Harrisburg. She was a seamstress for many different companies throughout her life.
In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her loving husband, Michael Yannone in 1980; two brothers, Joseph Manura and John Motto; five sisters, Elizabeth Semanco, Margaret Udut, Susan Lenehan, Mary Sausser, and Anna Stoffa.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Andrea Yannone and husband Luis Baez of San Francisco; granddaughter, Lara Baez of San Francisco; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Friday July 10, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church, 5501 Old Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 with Father Stephen Vernak and Father Daniel Ressetar officiating. There will be a viewing on Thursday July 9, 2015 from 5:00-7:00 P.M. at the church with a Panakhida (a memorial service) following the viewing at 7:00 P.M. There will also be a viewing from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the services, Friday at the church.
Burial will be in the St. Michael's Cemetery, St. Clair, PA immediately following the funeral services.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions in Helen's name be made to the Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church, 5501 Old Locust Lane, Harrisburg PA 17109, or to the St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 106 Ross Avenue, San Anselmo, CA 94960.
The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek & Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., Middletown to handle the funeral arrangements.
Condolences may be sent online at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com