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Helen Jean (Kekely) Harvey

November 1, 1942 ~ August 21, 2018 (age 75)
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Helen Jean (Kekely) Harvey, 75, of Brownsville, PA, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at home.


She was born November 1, 1942, in Brownsville, PA, the daughter of Stephen and Isadora (Redmond) Kekely.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband George “Yoe” Harvey, Jr.; son, Harry Kekely, granddaughter Ashley Barcus and sister Elsie Joseph.


Helen drove bus for Brownsville Bus Lines for 13 years.  She loved to go camping, sewing and crafts and spending time with her family.


She will be sadly missed by her three children, Shawn Nowakowski and wife Tina, Maxwell, PA, Miriam Nowakowski and partner Tony Popiesh, West Brownsville, PA and Julie Carnathan and husband Sean, Brownsville, PA; three grandchildren, Shawn Nowakowski, Jr. and wife Victoria, John Nowakowski and Amanda Nowakowski; great granddaughter, Suzanna Nowakowski, sister Barbara Richards; niece, Apryl Viale and husband David and two nephews, Drew Richards and wife Heather and Sylvester Richards.


Friends will be received in the NOVAK FUNERAL HOME, 515 Front Street, Brownsville, PA on Sunday, September 2, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM.  A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 PM with Pastor Rodney Johnson officiating.


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