Obituary of Helen Federovitch
Helen Federovitch, 95, returned peacefully to her heavenly home on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Her devotion to her family and her firm belief in God supported her throughout the difficult times in her life, and she nourished those around her with her faith and love.
Helen was born in Jessup, PA on October 3, 1922 to the late John and Anna Drutarovsky Chekan. She was the widow of the late Michael Federovitch. They were married on February 15, 1941 in Jessup, PA where they lived and worked and raised their family. Helen remained there for many years following Michael’s death in 1972 but eventually relocated to Quakertown, PA where she was residing at the time of her passing.
Helen is survived by her loving and devoted daughter, Carol Spry, her four grandchildren, Eric Federovitch and his wife Jeanne, John Federovitch, Michelle Spry, and Stephen Spry and his wife Alida, as well as, her eight great grandchildren, Selena, Jared, Tatiana, and Callie Spry, Rachel, Kaitlyn, and Connor Rutherford, and Nicholas Federovitch.
She is preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Chekan, Margaret Marchegiani, Anna Galasso, brothers, Andrew, John, and Michael Chekan, and her son, Michael Federovitch
The funeral will be on Tuesday with Divine Liturgy at 10:30 am at Holy Ghost Byzantine Catholic Church, Jessup. Interment will follow at Holy Ghost Cemetery, Jessup. For directions or online condolences visit, www.margottafunerahomes.com