|Helen M. Beaudry|
Helen M. Beaudry
Loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, 93
Helen M. (Piccirillo) Beaudry, 93, of Dracut, died Saturday evening, May 14th at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Chelmsford. She was the beloved wife of the late Arthur J. Beaudry who died August 1, 1966.
Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, March 13, 1923, a daughter of the late Nicola and the late Michelina (Cardillo) Piccirillo, she attended Lawrence schools and was a graduate of Lawrence High School.
Before retiring, Helen was employed as a Fancy Coverer at the former Universal Heel Company in Lowell. Previously, she worked at the Wood Mill in Lawrence.
Active with her church, she was a longtime parishioner of St. Francis Church in the Kenwood section of Dracut.
Among her many interests, Helen loved playing Keno and enjoyed knitting, crocheting, baking and cooking. She passed her recipes on to her grandchildren including her “world famous” chicken soup and red sauce. Above all else though, being all about family, she cherished the quality time she spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Helen is survived by a daughter Valerie Bradley and her husband Doyle of Litchfield, NH; a son Arthur J. Beaudry and his wife Geralynne of Manchester, NH; three grandchildren Brian Beaudry and his wife Laura of Coventry, RI, Aaron Beaudry and his wife Gina of Auburn, NH and Catherine Kath and her husband Tyler of Denver, CO; three great-grandchildren Alexi, Avery and Ashton Beaudry; a sister Louise Salvetti and her husband Peter of Revere, MA; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also mother of the late Mary Beaudry and sister of the late Mary Rickley, Anna DeCola, Benedict Piccirillo and Dominic Piccirillo.
In keeping in accordance with her wishes, there were no calling hours and all Funeral Services were held privately. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in her memory to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – LOWELL, MA (978 or 866) 458-8768.