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Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home for Helen M. Vitolo-Maslen. She died Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at a local hospital.

Helen was born August 30, 1929 to Marjorie A. Hays-Vitolo and Edward F. Vitolo in the Bronx, New York.

On July 17, 1954 she married Walter A. Maslen Sr. in Bennington, Vermont. Her husband's military career took them many places and in October 1966 they settled in Loveland, Colorado after her husband retired with 21-1/2 years of military duty in the United States Air Force. Helen worked 18 years for the Great Western Sugar Company. November 3, 1983 they moved to Durham.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Walter; three daughters, Fran Schields, Lorelei Maslen and Marlaine Maslen; two sons, Walter A. Maslen Jr. and Wade Maslen and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m., Monday, December 28, 2009 at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home. Entombment will follow the service at the Chico Memorial Mausoleum.

Memorial donations may be made to the in care of the funeral home. You may share your thoughts with the family online at nbcfh.com.

Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Dec. 26, 2009
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