Helen A. Bladis, of Chatham Twp., passed away peacefully in Colorado on December 27, 2012. She was 88. Born in Newark, Mrs. Bladis lived with her family in Union before moving to Chatham Twp. in the early ‘60’s.
A homemaker, Mrs. Bladis was very active in her parish at Corpus Christi Church in Chatham Twp. Whenever the church made food to donate to Eva’s Kitchen to feed those less fortunate, she always made her famous chili. She also volunteered at King James Care Center in Chatham Twp. She loved bingo and also enjoyed kitting and crocheting.
She was the beloved wife of the late Philip. Loving mother of Robert, Diane Walder and Paul. Cherished grandmother of Michael, Barbara, Michele, Natalie, Mason, Marley and Edward. She is also survived by 8 great-grandchildren.