Helen A. Sabik, 98, of New Castle passed away the evening of Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Helen was born Aug. 23, 1919, in New Castle. She was a daughter of the late Teodor and Antoinette Blaszak Muszynski.
She was married to Steve J. Sabik. They were married Oct. 12, 1946 and spent 34 wonderful years together. He preceded her in death in 1980.
She was of the Roman Catholic faith and a member of Mary, Mother of Hope Parish.
Helen graduated from North Beaver High School, class of 1937.
Mrs. Sabik will be remembered by her family as a loving mother, grandmother and great- grandmother.
Helen was a member of the Ambassadors Club. She enjoyed playing bingo, sewing, gardening, and assembling all kinds of crafts.
Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends.
Helen loved baking and preparing meals for her family.
Helen is survived by two daughters, Clara A. (Joseph) Smialowski of Ashtabula, Ohio, and Jane L. (Richard) Smith of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania; a son, John (Patricia) Sabik of New Castle; two grandsons, Mark (Julie) Smialowski and Jay (Jessica) Sabik; and four great-grandchildren, Allyson Smialowski, Michael Smialowski, Avery Sabik and Addisyn Sabik.
In addition to her parents and husband, Steve, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Madalyn Mrozek, Julia Puchlopek and Jennie Sniezek.
Following in her wishes, there will be no calling hours.
A private blessing service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Noga Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Madonna Cemetery.
The family is asking that memorial contributions be made in her name to the American Heart Association, 840 Southwestern Run, Youngstown, Ohio 44514; American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202; or the hurricane relief fund of Florida or Texas.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting nogafuneralhome.com.
Published on September 13, 2017