Helene Anna Moka
May 22, 1953 - September 1, 2012
HELENE ANNA MOKA, devout Catholic, devoted daughter, beloved aunt and friend passed away September 1, 2012 at her home in Norwalk, CT. Helene was born May 22, 1953 in Astoria, NY, the daughter of the late John and Jenna (Gowat) Moka. Helene graduated from William Cullen Bryant High School in 1972 and shortly after graduation began her 35 yr. career with GE, working in its many divisions. She was also an Avon representative for over 25 years, for which she won numerous awards.
She is predeceased by her sister Anita Swartz (Moka) and brother in law Mike Swartz and survived by many nieces and nephews, Phil and Linda Reuter (Swartz), Tucker and Dawn Mapes (Swartz), from Michigan; Stanley and Barbara Swartz, from Pennsylvania, and Richard and Mary Swartz from Michigan. Also surviving are several great nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Helene was a kind and generous person to all that knew her. She was always willing to help and open her heart. She will be greatly missed!
A memorial service in Helene’s honor is being held on November 10, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Willowbrook Cemetery, 395 Main Street, Westport, CT 06880.
Donations for Helene can be made to the donor’s choice of charity.
To laugh often and much,