2009-10-01 / Obituaries

Helen Vickery

Helen Vickery of Brewster died Wednesday September 23, 2009 in Carmel at the age of 81.

Helen was born September 25, 1927 in Mt. Vernon, NY, daughter of the late Alphonso and Antoinette (Giordano) Galdo. She graduated from Edison High School in Mt. Vernon. Helen moved to Brewster in 1965 and was a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church and worked for fifteen years as a clerk for the tax assessors office in the Town of Patterson .

Helen is survived by a brother, Raymond Galdo Sr. of Brewster, sisters Agnes Paloscio of Boca Raton, FL, Mary Kuczynski of Hollywood, FL, Josephine Abbatecola of Danbury, CT, Rose Galdo of Mt. Vernon, NY, Antoinette Tiso of Pelham, NY, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her beloved daughter, Kathleen Baker, her brother, Alphonse Galdo and her sister, Anna Alberga. Helen was beloved and will be missed by her family friends and coworkers.

A Funeral Service was held on Saturday, September 26, at the Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster. Interment followed in Kensico Cemetery in Valhalla.

Contributions in Helen’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 220 Route 6, Mahopac , NY 10541

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