Tonawanda News


May 5, 2014

Helen M. Kelemen

CITY OF TONAWANDA — Helen M. (nee Zolyomi) Kelemen, age 91, of the City of Tonawanda, died on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Born in Springville, NY to the late Abraham and Rebecca (Meszaros) Zolyomi, she had been a resident of the City of Tonawanda for the greater part of her life, and was the wife of Andrew F. Kelemen, who died in 1996.

She is survived by two children, Andrew Kelemen, Jr. of the City of Tonawanda, and John Francis (Patricia) Kelemen of the Town of Wheatfield; three grandchildren, Adam (Christine) Kelemen, Sarah (Brian) Daly and Anthony Kelemen; two great-granddaughters, Ava and Lilah; and is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three sisters,     Lydia, Julia and Ida; and three brothers, Edward, Peter and Joseph.  

Family will be present to receive friends on Wednesday, May 7, from 2-4:30 PM at  JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan & Broad Sts.), City of        Tonawanda, where a funeral service will be held at 4:30, following the visitation. Private burial will be in Elmlawn Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda.

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