Helen M. (Wychowanec) Charnosky, 83, wife of the late Edward A. Charnosky, passed away on Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at Regina Nursing Center in Norristown, PA.
Born in Cohoes, NY and formerly of Towson, MD, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Mary (Wengren) Wychowanec.
Helen was a member of The Church of St. Mary in Schwenksville. She loved to listen to music, enjoyed traveling and spending time with her cat, Angel.
Surviving is son Michael P. Charnosky, husband of Dianne, of Annapolis, MD; daughters Susan Toppi, wife of Ray, of Schwenksville, Christine Charnosky of Philadelphia, Carol Matthai of Owings Mills, MD; her brother Richard Wychowanec of Latham, NY; grandchildren Michelle Koehler and David and Jonathan Toppi; great grandchildren Brendan Price, Savannah and Emma Koehler and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Also surviving is her beloved cat Angel.
A Visitation and Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 7th at The Church of St. Mary, 40 Spring Mount Road, Schwenksville, PA with Fr. Charles J. McElroy officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM and Mass from 11:00 AM to 12 Noon at the church. Burial will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made in Helen’s name to St. Mary Parish Outreach, 40 Spring Mount Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473.