PORT ORANGE, Fla. — Helen J. Tredent, age 92, of Port Orange, Fla. and formerly of Ashtabula, passed away peacefully, Monday, March 24, 2014, at Halifax Health Medical Center, Daytona Beach, Fla. surrounded by her family.
She was born July 23, 1921, in Pittsburgh, Pa., the daughter of Guy and Elizabeth (Santarcangelo) Noschese and had been an Ashtabula resident most of her life before moving to Florida in 2004.
A graduate of Westinghouse High School, in Pittsburgh, Pa., she worked in the central kitchen of the Ashtabula Area City Schools for many years until her retirement in 1983.
She had been a member of the VFW Post 943, Ladies Auxiliary and the Altar and Rosary Society of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. She was also a member of Our Lady of Hope Church and the Red Hats in Port Orange, Fla.
Helen was an avid cook and baker. She enjoyed making meals for her family and making homemade baked goods for them, especially for holidays. Most of all, she enjoyed taking care of her family which was always the most important thing in her life.
Survivors include her son, Daniel J. Tredent Jr. and his wife Anne along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel J. Tredent in 2004; four brothers, Guy, Albert, Fiore and Alphonse Noschese; three sisters, Rose Harris, Catherine DeLuca, and Jane Carlo; and her parents.
A private service will be held Saturday, May 17th, at St. Joseph Cemetery Chapel, Carpenter Road. Deacon Rich Johnson, of Our Lady of Peace Parish, will preside. Burial will follow. No calling hours will be observed.
Contributions can be made to Our Lady of Peace Parish, 3312 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004.
ZABACK-WILLIAMS-DUCRO FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 500 W. Prospect Road, Ashtabula is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary at www.ducro.com and starbeacon.com.