Helen P. Unterkofler, 95, of Short Hills, New Jersey passed away peacefully on March 24, 2014 at her home surrounded by her family.
Helen was born on July 18, 1918 in Schenectady, New York. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Paula Herr.
She was a parishioner of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and a member of Ladies Auxiliary and Life-Lighters. She was an avid bowler and loved cooking and baking for her family and friends. She was also a world traveler who enjoyed going on cruises.
She is predeceased by her loving husband Joseph Unterkofler in 1999. She is survived by her son, Joseph Unterkofler, Jr. and daughter, Lydia Sirico. She was the grandmother to John and Dawn Sirico and Joseph Unterkofler, III. She was the loving mother and grandmother and will be deeply missed.
Family and friends may call to Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Ave., Springfield, NJ on Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 28, 2014 at St. Rose of Lima Church, 50 Short Hills Ave., Short Hills, New Jersey 07078. Entombment will be held at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, NJ. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Heart Association NJ Chapter, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691. For further information, or to send the family a condolence, please visit, www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com.