Helen Spisso

South Plainfield – Helen Spisso, 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by her devoted family on Saturday, April 3, 2021. 

Born in Hazelton, PA, Helen was a lifelong resident of South Plainfield, graduating from North Plainfield High School.  She and her late husband, went on to own and operate various businesses throughout the borough.  

Helen enjoyed knitting, cooking and shopping for her grandchildren. She will be remembered as a loving, mother, grandmother and a true matriarch.

Predeceased by a daughter, Sandy Connelly and brother, James Cannon; surviving are four children, Kathleen Spisso, Nancy Kurilew and husband Mike, Susan Mantz and husband Joe and James Spisso and brother, Charles Cannon. 

She will also be missed by her ten grandchildren and their spouses, fourteen great-grandchildren, as well as her nieces and nephews.

A memorial gathering will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021, in the South Plainfield Funeral Home, 2456 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield NJ 07080 from 5-8PM.