In the early years Helen and her husband operated the Southborough Motor Lodge, in Fayville. Later they opened an Italian bakery in Framingham MA.
Helen lived in Massachusetts most of her life, only recently moving to the Merrimack, Nashua area. In her later years she spent time caring for her family, especially for her mother. She enjoyed cooking and taking care of her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be missed.
Family members include her daughters, Nancy Walsh, of Bedford, Marianne Simeone, of MA, Kathleen Milano, of Merrimack; a son Daniel Brandano, of FL; 11 grandchildren; five great grandchildren.
A funeral Mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. John Neumann Church, 708 Milford Rd # 101A, Merrimack, on Wednesday, September 30, 2009.
Burial followed at Sandwich Town Cemetery, 500, Route 130
Sandwich, MA .