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Helen C. (Kulik) Porretta (1924 - 2011)

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Helen C. Porretta formerly Kulik
Born in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United Statesmap
Sister of [private sister (1920s - 2010s)] and [private brother (1920s - unknown)]
Wife of [private husband (1910s - 1990s)]
[children unknown]
Died in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United Statesmap
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Helen was born in 1924 in Lockport, New York.[1] Her parents were Felix (a Russian immigrant) and Mary (a Polish immigrant).[1][2]

Helen and her sister Irene married brothers: Irene married Jerome Porretta in 1943 and Helen married Alexander Porretta in 1946.[3][4] Helen and Alexander had three children.[2]

Helen worked as a Registered Nurse.[2]

She passed away in 2011 and is buried in Huskey Cemetery with Alexander.[5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ([1] : accessed 19 November 2017), Helen Kulik in household of Felix Kulik, Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 10, sheet 1B, line 56, family 11, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1617; FHL microfilm 2,341,351.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Helen Porretta," Obituary, hosted online by Lange Funeral Home, accessed November 19, 2017[2]
  3. "Married in Miami Beach," Lockport Union-Sun & Journal, Wednesday, March 17, 1943, page 5, available online through Fulton History[3], accessed November 19, 2017
  4. "Porretta-Kulik," Photo published in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal, Wednesday Evening, August 14, 1946, page 6, available online through Fulton History[4], accessed November 19, 2017
  5. Find A Grave, database and images ([5] : accessed 19 November 2017), memorial page for Helen C Kulik Porretta (23 Mar 1924–2 Sep 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 148344099, citing Huskey Cemetery, Niagara County, New York, USA ; Maintained by GraveYardGurls (contributor 47976520) .

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