Helen Irene Grezel

Helen Irene Grezel, 92, of Manchester, beloved wife of the late John E. Grezel, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at her home.

Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Mary (Raimondo) Leone.

A loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, she is survived by her children, Barbara Ann Pekarovic, and her husband, Peter J. Pekarovic, of Lebanon, and John T. Grezel, and his wife, Sherri Grezel, of Manchester; her granddaughter, Michelle Dupuis, and her husband, David, of Windham; her great-grandchildren, Ainsley, Emerson, and Cameron; her sister, Ruth Sieffert; and several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband she was predeceased by one brother and three sisters.

Funeral service is private and at the convenience of the family.

The John F. Tierney Funeral Home, Manchester, has care of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit


Funeral Home

John F. Tierney Funeral Home
219 West Center Street Manchester, CT 06040-4857
(860) 643-1222

Published in Journal Inquirer from Feb. 26 to Mar. 2, 2014