Helen P. Watkins, age 88, passed away on Aug. 1, 2014 in Kirtland.
She was born on Nov. 1, 1925 in Barnesboro, Pa.
She moved to Euclid with her family during WWII and found a job at the GE Factory where she met her husband Kenneth, whom she married in 1946. She loved raising "the girls" and taking road trips with her husband prior to his death.
She is survived by her loving daughters, Susan (Richard) England and Connie Kozan. She was the cherished grandmother of Shannon (Nicholas) Lucarelli; sister of Florence Sierocki, Caroline Tybus, and John Veneskey.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Kenneth C. Watkins; brother-in-law Robert Tybus; and sister-in-law Judy Veneskey.
Memorial Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at St. Mary Magdalene Parish, 32114 Vine Street, Willowick.
Friends will be received on Tuesday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Jakubs-Danaher Funeral Home 36000 Lake Shore Blvd., Eastlake. Inurnment will be in All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110 or to American
, Cleveland Area, 23215 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 300, Beachwood, OH 44122 www.jakubs.com