Helen Lopez Minadeo
Loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother Helen Lopez Minadeo, age 98, of St. Mary's at Asbury Ridge, passed away Saturday March 26, 2011 at UPMC Hamot. Helen was born in Clinton, IN on October 11, 1912 a daughter of the late Anthony and Concetta Mazza Lopez. She was a member of St. Jude the Apostle Church. Along with her parents Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Nunzio M. Minadeo; six sisters, Santina White, Julia Rugare, Pauline Ohmer, Lena Schuller, Edith Minadeo and Londa Tarbosso; and three brothers, Frank, Joseph and Gregory Lopez.
Survivors include a daughter, Teresa M. Brugger and her husband Leo Jr.; a son Garry R. Minadeo both of Erie;
four grandchildren, Bonnie Hourican, Christy Giangeco, Brian Brugger and L. J. Brugger III; ten great grandchildren, Megan, Haley and Lauren Hourican, Gina, Haley and Nicholas Giangeco, Daniel, Rachel, Ethan and Will Brugger; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends may call on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Brugger Funeral Homes and Crematory, 1595 West 38th Street at Greengarden Boulevard and may attend a service there on Tuesday at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Jude the Apostle Church at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Mary's at Asbury Ridge, 4855 W. Ridge Road, Erie, 16506.
in the Erie Times-News on March 27, 2011 .
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