Helene Devaney, 87, of Bogota, passed away on Saturday. Beloved wife of 64 years to Thomas, she also leaves behind her daughter, Debra and her son's, Thomas Jr. (Lucille), James (Paula), and Paul (Lori), her grandchildren, Daniella, Catherine, Kayla and James, Jr, as well as her adored great granddaughter, Chelsea. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.Helene loved to read (especially her Betty Neels books), would drive anywhere & shop with her friends. Lately she has spent many hours watching Perry Mason and Murder, She Wrote.
The family greatly appreciates your prayers, love and support. The funeral will leave Petrik Funeral Home, 140 Palisade Avenue, Bogota Saturday morning at 9:30 for the funeral Mass at St..Joseph's RC Church at 10. Entombment George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus. Visiting Friday 4-8pm. Memorial donations may be made in Helene's name to: St. Joseph's Indian School, P.O Box 100, Chamberlain, SD 57325-0100 or Shriners Hospitals for Children, 3551 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19140, or a location near you.