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Helen E. Truszcienski

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Helen E. Truszcienski

AGE: 90 • Wilmington

Helen E. (Zielinski) Truszcienski, 90, of Wilmington, DE peacefully passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2016.

A longtime member of St. Elizabeth Parish, Helen was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

Her husband, Joseph F. Truszcienski, passed away on March 17, 2000.

Helen is survived by her son, Joseph F., Jr.; her daughter, Christine T. Reed; her grandchildren, John "Robby" Reed, III and Lindsay Draper (Blake); her sisters, Dolores Duricek and Irene Zulinski; and her dearest friend, Florence Grenda.

In addition to her husband, Helen was predeceased by her granddaughter, Kristin Reed; her son-in-law, John Reed; and six siblings.

Visitation will be held at St. Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets, Wilmington on Thursday, September 8 from 10:00-10:45AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00AM, followed by interment in Cathedral Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Helen may be made to City Fare (Meals on Wheels), 1703 W. 10th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805 (

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Published in The News Journal on Sept. 4, 2016
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