Helen was born in Naugatuck on June 20, 1925, daughter of the late Louis and Rose (Spatz) Lakatos. She was a resident of Florida since 1955 and worked as a nurse’s aide for many years before retiring.
She leaves her nieces, Dorothy Smiles of St. Petersburg, Fla., Shirley Muzynski of Canton; her nephew, Louis Lakatos of St. Petersburg, Fla.; several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 10:30 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, to St. Mary Church, 338 North Main St., Naugatuck for a mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Glenmary Home Missioners, PO Box 465618, Cincinnati, OH 45246 or to Our Lady of Angels Order, 323 Queen St., Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, J1M 1K8.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.