Helenette Suchocki

Day, The (New London, CT) - December 13, 2004 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Deceased Name: Helenette Suchocki North Stonington - Helenette (LaPrade) Suchocki, 67, of 149 Button Road, North Stonington, died at her home Saturday morning. Born in Norwich on April 4, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Jeanette (Bellanger) LaPrade. She had worked as a bookkeeper for Suchocki (and) Son Construction Co., and most recently in real estate for Century 21, and was a member of the Rhode Island Board of Realtors. She also was a member of the Preston Grange, and the National Poet Society, and was active in poetry. In 1960, she was united in marriage to Joseph Suchocki, who died on Aug. 7, 1970. Then in 1972, she was united in marriage to Leonard Wojtkiewicz, who died on Oct. 26, 1996. She was also predeceased by a brother, Ronald LaPrade. Surviving are her son, Timothy J. Suchocki, of Preston; her grandson, Joshua Suchocki; one sister, Doreen Anderson-Cohen; brother-in-law, Richard Cohen; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Labenski Funeral Home, 107 Boswell Ave., Norwich, where the funeral will assemble on Wednesday at 8 a.m. and proceed to a 9 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Church. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery following the Mass. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Lyme Disease Foundation, One Financial Plaza, 18th Floor, Hartford, CT 06103-2610. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Day, The (New London, CT) Date: December 13, 2004 Edition: NORTH Page: 4C Record Number: SUCHOCKI.OBIT.121304 444454 Copyright, 2004, The Day Publishing Company