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 Helen S <I>Miryak</I> Ballas

Helen S Miryak Ballas

Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 7 May 2013 (aged 93)
Sinking Spring, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 110178206 · View Source
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Helen S. Ballas, 93, of West Lawn, passed away May 7, 2013 at 7:55 AM in ManorCare Health Services in Sinking Spring where she resided for one year. She was the wife of Harry J. Ballas who passed away March 3, 1977. Born in Reading on June 13, 1919 she was a daughter to the late Michael and Mary (Devera) Miryak.
Helen was employed as a bench hand for 23 years at the former Western Electric Company in Reading, retiring in 1981.
Surviving are a daughter Elaine L. (Ballas) Schneck, wife of Larry L. Schneck with whom she last resided; a son Harry J. Ballas, husband of Virginia K. Ballas of Laureldale; 3 grandchildren Kevin Ballas husband of Jennifer Ballas, Gregory Ballas husband of Kristyn Ballas and Cheryl Ballas; 4 great grandchildren Kaden, Kayli, Cameron and Mason; a sister Julia (Hiryak) wife of Leo Harter of Reading. Helen was predeceased by a grandson Barret L. Schneck; a great granddaughter Kara Ballas and 3 sisters Julia (Hiryak) Jablonski, Pauline (Hiryak) Listrani and Mary (Hiryak) Kozlowski.
Mrs. Ballas was a member of St. Constatine and Helen Greek Orthodx Church in Reading.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the church at 1001 East Wyomissing Blvd., Reading, PA 19611.

Friends and relatives will be received Friday 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the church.

Services will be Friday at 12:00 PM in St. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church.

Interment will be in Charles Evans Cemetery.

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  • Added: 7 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110178206
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen S Miryak Ballas (13 Jun 1919–7 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110178206, citing Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by JD STEPHENS, U.S. NAVY VETERAN (contributor 47940953) .