Helen FrancoMarch 28, 1928 ~ February 22, 2018 (age 89)
FRANCO, Helen of Westbury, NY on February 22, 2018. Beloved daughter of the late Gennaro and Irma Franco. Devoted sister of the late Rev. Salvatore Franco. Loving Godmother of Lorenzo Posillico and Carol Pitt. Cherished friend of Michael, Marco, and Peter. Helen was a devout traditional practicing Catholic, a lifelong defender of the unborn and an active member of the Columbiettes. Helen was also an ardent devotee of St. Padre Pio and Our Lady of Fatima. Helen was very religious and active in many church organizations. She worked and retired from the Petro Fuel Company. She is survived by her cousin, Immaculata (Tinie) Franco of Greenwich, CT, and cousins Carol, Elisa of NY. Family will receive friends at Donohue Cecere Funeral Home, 290 Post Ave., Westbury, NY (516) 333-0615 on Sunday from 2-5 & 7-10 PM. Solemn Requiem Mass on Monday 10:00 AM at Ave Maria Chapel, 210 Maple Ave, Westbury, NY. Entombment to follow at Holy Rood Cemetery, Westbury, NY.