Devoted mother, grandmother and great-grand mother
Helen P. Lombardi, (nee Ryan) 87, of West Orange formerly from East Orange passed away peacefully on February 13, 2018.
A visitation will be held 4:00pm to 8:00pm Friday February 16, 2018 at Lombardi Funeral Home, Nine Smull Avenue, Caldwell, NJ.
Born and raised in East Orange before moving to West Orange 63 years ago. Helen was predeceased by her husband Ralph of 53 years, and the youngest and last of eight siblings.
She is survived by a son Mario, two daughters Patricia Spango Fabiano and Cathy Peluso , seven grandchildren and three great grand-children.
There will not be services at the funeral home Saturday morning.
Family and friends are welcome to meet at St. Raphiel's RC Church Livingston on Saturday at 10:30am for a mass of Christian burial. Entombment Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum, East Hanover.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Lombardi Funeral Home, Caldwell, NJ.
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Donation may be made to St. Jude Children's Research www.stjude.org