Austintown- Private memorial services were held 11 AM Tuesday at St. Joseph Church for Helen M. Acri, age 91 of Austintown who died Saturday morning at her home.
Helen Marie was born March 25, 1919 in Youngstown and was the daughter of the late Carmine and Custoda (DePrimm) Sammartino. She had attended East High School before marrying her beloved William. She enjoyed cooking, reading, planting flowers and interior design with whom she helped many in their homes.
Helen will always be remembered by her husband of 73 years, William Acri whom she married June 17, 1937. She leaves two beloved daughters, Donna Jean (Robert) Greco of Hubbard, Lois (Richard) Ozuna of Las Vegas, Nev., and her beloved son James Alan Acri of Austintown, all whom she loved dearly.
She leaves behind her grandchildren Anthony (Susan) Greco, Helen Marie (Mark) Semanovich and Charlene (Michael) DePalma all of Hubbard, Anthony (Roula) Pasquine of Henderson, Nev., Debra (Mark) Chopp of Austintown, and James (Lori) Pasquine of Poland, She also leaves 10 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, six brothers, Armond, Fred, Anthony, Robert , Alex, Romeo and a beautiful sister Edith DeNiro
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, material contributions may be sent to Grace Hospice or St. Jude Foundation of Memphis, Tenn.
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