Helen T. Wolfe

Feb. 21, 2013

Helen T. Wolfe, 91, of Dupont, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at the Hospice Community Care Center, Dunmore.

She was born in Dupont on March 5, 1921 and was the daughter of the late Peter and Mary (Bryk) Drost.

Helen was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Dupont, and a member of its Women's Society. She attended Dupont schools. Helen worked for many years at Howard Johnson's, Pittston, and the Woodlands Inn and Resort, Plains Township.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Wolfe, who passed away in 1980; her brothers, Andrew, John and Walter; sisters, Ceil Drost, Mary Yakabowski, Jane Drost, Lottie Drost and Ann Budzilek.

Helen is survived by her brother, Frank Drost, of Dupont; several nieces and nephews; great-nieces, great-nephews and great-great nieces and great-great nephew.

Helen's family thanks the doctors, nurses and staff of the Scranton Health Care Center, and Hospice Community Care Center, Dunmore, for the excellent care given to Helen.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. from Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Dupont, with the Rev. Joseph Verespy officiating. Friends may call Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. Interment will be held at the parish cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 215 Lackawanna Ave., Dupont, PA 18641.

Online condolences may be made to www.kiesingerfuneralservices.com.

Published in Times Leader on Feb. 24, 2013