April 18, 1928 - February 26, 2017
Helen Czapka, age 88, a resident of Naperville, IL since 1992, formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Tabor Hills Healthcare Facility in Naperville. She was born April 18, 1928 in Chicago.
Beloved daughter of the late Walter and Mary (nee Czapraga) Czapka, loving twin sister of Eleanore "Ele" (the late Donald G. "Don") Syoen and sister of the late Mitchell, John, and Frank Czapka and Genevieve (the late Henry) Lenart, dear aunt of Mary Lenart of Westchester, IL, friend of many.
Helen grew up on Chicago's South Side and was employed for many years with Masterpiece Studios Inc., a greeting card company on 34th Street in Cicero, IL. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church in Naperville and a former member of St. Turibius Catholic Church, Chicago. Helen was loved by all and will be remembered for her gentle and sweet nature.
Visitation Thursday, March 2, 2017, 3:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill Street, Naperville.
Services will begin Friday, March 3, 9:00 AM from the funeral home and will proceed to a 10:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, 2220 Lisson Rd., Naperville.
Interment: Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL
For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Alzheimer's Association, 8430 Bryn Mawr Suite 800, Chicago IL 60631.