Helen Suknaic

Service Information

11:00 am
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
St. Catherine Laboure Roman Catholic Church
4000 Derry Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Helen Suknaic

Helen T. Misiti Suknaic, 89, of Messiah Lifeways, Mechanicsburg and formerly of Harrisburg, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Messiah Lifeways.

She was a former member of the former Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church and Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, both of Harrisburg. She was a member of St. Catherine Laboure Roman Catholic Church, Swatara Twp.

Helen was the daughter of the late Vincent and Catherine Papandrea Misiti and the widow of Frank J. "Cook" Suknaic. She is survived by two sons, John J. Suknaic and his wife, Ann of Lower Paxton Twp. and Steve J. Suknaic and his wife, Lisa of Lower Swatara Twp.; two daughters, Mary E. Hockenberry and her husband, Charles of Dillsburg and Barbara A. Suknaic of Susquehanna Twp.; one brother, Nicholas Misiti of Round Hill, VA; three sisters, Frances Wlazlak of Lebanon, Ann Librandi of Harrisburg, and Carol Maugans of Harrisburg; six grandchildren, Jared Hockenberry, Tyler Suknaic, Aaron Suknaic, Nicholas Suknaic, Marissa Hockenberry Yohe, and Nora Suknaic; three great grandchildren, James Hockenberry, Miley Hockenberry, and Connor Yohe. She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Metallo and a brother, Anthony Misiti.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 11:00 am in St. Catherine Laboure Roman Catholic Church, 4000 Derry St., Swatara Twp. with Very Rev. Neil S. Sullivan, VF, her Pastor, as Celebrant. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 9:30 am until 11:00 am in her church. Arrangements are being handled by Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. of Steelton.

Memorial contributions may be made to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110

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