Helena M. JarrosakMarch 29,2013
Helena M. JarrosakHelena M. Jarrosak
WEST RUTLAND — Helena M. Jarrosak, 86, died March 24, 2013, at her home.
She was born in Rutland, Feb. 7, 1927, daughter of Reginald J. and Bertha (Duprey) Roberts.
She was a graduate of Rutland High School and attended UVM, majoring in psychology.
Helena was a member of Rutland American Legion Auxiliary, West Rutland American Legion Auxiliary Unit 87, VFW Auxiliary, Rutland County Licensed Practical Nurse Assn., and Beta Sigma Pi Sorority in Rutland.
She was employed by Tambrands, Inc. for 36 years, retiring in 1986.
Surviving are a daughter, Ann Marie Jarrosak and her partner, James Pickett of Wallingford; her grandchildren, Jeffrey Kent, Mathew and Gregory Phelps; great-grandchildren, Zachary, Nicholas, Allen, Ryan and Elijah; many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Peter Jarrosak in 1985; a daughter, Patricia Kent and her husband, John both in 2007; two brothers, Joseph Roberts and Donald Roberts; and two sisters, Mary Phillips and Patricia Roberts.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2013, in the Clifford Funeral Home.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Private burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rutland County Humane Society, Stevens Road, Pittsford, VT 05763.
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