Helen A. Nesci
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Helen A. Nesci

Wilmington - Helen A. Nesci, age 93, passed away at home on June 22, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Wilmington, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mary Aiello.

Helen is survived by her sons, Dominic, Jr. (Betty), Vincent (Donna), Francis (Lois), Joseph (Diane), all of Wilmington; 6 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, with 1 on the way; her sister, Rose Naumann; her brother, Donald Aiello (Ginger); and a loving extended family.

In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Dominic, Sr. (Nick) in 2016; and her brothers, Anthony, John, Andrew, Emilio, Sylvester and Primo Aiello.

Helen was a telephone operator for Diamond State Telephone for more than 25 years. She dedicated her life to raising her family. She will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

Due to the pandemic, mass and burial services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Helen's memory to Church of the Holy Child, 2500 Naamans Road, Wilmington, DE 19810.

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Published in The News Journal from Jun. 24 to Jun. 28, 2020.
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June 30, 2020
so sorry to hear about your loss vinny
norman manista
June 28, 2020
Frances WEST
June 28, 2020
Helen was a neighbor in Brack Ex in1962 when we moved to DE to work for duPont She babysat For my son, Alex Domenick DeDominicis.. We moved to Brandywine Hundred and made contact for a few years. She and Nick were super people!! My deepest sympathy , Frances Merino West
Frances WEST
June 28, 2020
Helen and Nick were my (our) neighbors in Brack Ex when we moved here in the summer of 1962. My husband then ( Alex DeDominicis)( deceased) was a new dupont chemist. Helen babysat my son (Alex ( middle name Domenick)_) in the fall of 1962, We kept in touch for a few years after we moved to Brandywine Hundred. She was a great lady. With sympathy Frances Merino West
Frances WEST
June 27, 2020
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Robert Lewandowski
June 27, 2020
Dear Nesci Family, your Mom, Grandmom, Mother-in-law, etc. was one of the dearest & lovliest lady either of us have had the pleasure to know. Your parents were the reason we had the good fortune to know and enjoy you all for so many years. Mrs. Nesci will forever be in our hearts.
Wayne Czarnota & Annie Monaghan
June 26, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire Nesci Family. May you have eternal peace, love, and happiness.
Frank and Jane Aiello
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