Mary Helene Yuhasz Sargent
Burlington - Mary Helene Yuhasz Sargent, 90 of The Village at Brookwood died on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at The Village at Brookwood Health Care. She was born in Windsor, CT and was the daughter of the late Michael and Anna Yuhasz. She lived in Connecticut for 77 years before moving to Burlington in 2000. She graduated from Tunxis Community College in Farmington, CT and attended the Univ. of Connecticut. She was employed by the State of Connecticut for 32 years, working for the Judicial Department as Secretary to the Executive Secretary and as a Pretrial Coordinator for the Supreme and Appellate Courts. She was a very active volunteer with the American Red Cross mainly while living in Connecticut.
She is survived by her daughters, Sharon Cooper Hines of Burlington, Joanne Cooper-Novak of Chardon, OH, Diane DeVito of Sioux Falls, SD; son, Arthur Harold Cooper of NY; grandchildren, Sarah Novak Payne, John Novak, Jason Hines, Seth Hines, Susan Hines Càceres, Saskia Grupp Ekstrom, Sarah Grupp, Carl Grupp and Karl Longenecker; great grandchildren, Emma, Aria, Gillian Payne, Kai and Liev Ekstrom, George Hines, Victor Càceres, Jonathan Grupp, Jasmine, Rebecca Marshall, Samantha, Amanda Williams, Jordan Lee and Ashley Longenecker.
A private service will be held in Connecticut.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Rd., Burlington, NC 27215 or to the Women's Resource Center, 411 W. Fifth St., Burlington, NC 27215.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com.
Published in The Argus Leader on July 11, 2014
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