Helen A Szabo fell asleep in the Lord on November 25, 2016 at her home in Bokeelia at the age of 92. She is survived by her daughter Dianne, her sister in law Joan Popa and niece Cindy of San Diego, and niece Elaine. She was preceeded in death in 2008 by her husband of 67 years, Kazmer, and daughter Patricia.
Formerly of Canton, Ohio, she made her home in Bokeelia full time after the death of her husband. She was a winter resident of the old Charlotte Harbor Resort at the north end of Pine Island and had many friends there she remembered fondly. Throughout her life she enjoyed playing bingo, quilting and sewing. She taught herself pine needle basketry and palm frond weaving while living in Florida and her baskets were often for sale at the Lovegrove Gallery in Matlacha.
Helen was a member of St George Romanian Orthodox Church in Canton, Ohio. No services are planned but donations in her name may be made to the church by contacting them at www.stgeorgecanton.org.