Helen Episcopo (née Forte), 94, of Cape May Court House, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday June 21, 2020 after a long illness. She was a beloved member of Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Cape May Court House. Helen was born in Chester PA where she attended Chester High School, eventually moving to Brookhaven PA with her husband of 32 years Joseph. There they raised their family. For over 20 years she served as a dedicated school secretary for the Penn Delco School District and the Delaware County Intermediate Unit.Everyone that met her loved her, she had a story for every occasion. She was brave and wise and loved life. She loved her God, her church, and her country. Her family was number one in her heart and if you were lucky, you were treated to stories about all of them.Helen is predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph, the love of her life. She is survived by her children Mark Episcopo (Susan Green), Michael Episcopo (Elaine Munson), James Episcopo (Susan) and Andrea Episcopo Kenney. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.In lieu of flowers, please send donations in her name to Special Olympics New Jersey, 1 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Way, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648A viewing will be held on Monday, June 29, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Radzieta Funeral Home, 9 Hand Avenue, Cape May Court House. Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Angels Church, 35 East Mechanic Street, Cape May Court House. Social distancing practices will be followed and mask/face covering will be required. There will be private interment in Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA.Condolences atwww.radzieta.com
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