Ms. Helen T. Sowa, 90, formerly of Duryea, a guest at Oakwood Terrace, Moosic passed away Monday, June 10, 2019, at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton.
Born in Duryea, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Helen Blazewicz Sowa. She was a graduate of Duryea High School and a local nursing school. Prior to her retirement, Helen was employed by Clark Summit State Hospital.
Helen was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Sowa.
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Funeral services and interment will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019, at 10:00 am in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Duryea. There will be no viewing. Arrangements are by the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea. To leave an online condolence for Helen's family, please visit the funeral home website, www.piontekfuneralhome.com.
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Helen was my mother's roommate at Oakwood. Helen and I would talk each time I made a visit. She was a sweet and kind lady. We always discussed her the fact that she was a RN. May she RIP. God bless.Michael Perfetto (13 days ago)
A Nurses Prayer - "Let me dedicate my life today, in the care of those who come my way. Let me touch each one with healing hand, and the gentle art for which I stand. And then tonight when day is done, Let me rest in peace, If I’ve helped just one. Rest in peace Helen.Jean Sowa (14 days ago)