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Helen
DeLia (Petro)

September 13, 1920 – December 1, 2018

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Obituary for Helen DeLia (Petro)

Helen (Petro) DeLia, 98, of Winter Park, FL, entered into her eternal rest on Saturday, December 1. 2018 at her residence in Florida. Born and raised in Trenton she had resided in the Trenton area for most of her life. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Education and had been a school teacher with Washington Elementary School for 19 years and prior to that had taught at Immaculate Conception School for 10 years. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, teacher and friend to many.



Daughter of the late Francis and Mary (Marolda) Petro; beloved wife of the late Vincent DeLia; sister of the late Frank Petro; Helen is survived by her two daughters, Joan Flewelling (Steve) of Winter Park, FL, and Virginia “Ginny” Howell (William) of Salem, SC; three grandchildren, Jacob and Jaclyn Flewelling, and B.J. Howell.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in her memory on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Raphael’s Church, 3500 So. Broad St., Hamilton, NJ. Cremation was held privately in Florida. Burial of her cremated remains will be a private ceremony at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton, NJ 08619. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Helen’s memory to: St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at www.stjude.org or to a charity of your choice.

Service Information

When
Saturday, January 12th, 2019 11:00am
Location
St. Raphael's Roman Catholic Church
Address
3500 South Broad Street
Hamilton Township, NJ 08610
Service Extra Info
Memorial mass to be celebrated.

Interment Information

Location
Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
Address
400 Woolsey Street
Hamilton, NJ 08610
Interment Extra Info
Burial of cremated remains will take place the day before mass on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the cemetery.
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609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net
609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net