Helen A. Havel

Helen A. Havel, age 93, of Johnstown, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at the Wells Nursing Home, Johnstown.

She was born on June 18, 1920, in St. George, Czechoslovakia, a daughter of the late Martin Vacula and Maria Habek Vacula.

Mrs. Havel worked for many years as a cashier for several local businesses. She was of the Catholic faith, a communicant of the former St. Anthony’s Church.

She is survived by her sister, Mary V. Mraz and one nephew, Martin Mraz, both of Johnstown; and sister-in-law, Terry Havel of Hollywood, Florida.

Helen was predeceased by her husband of over fifty years, Emmanuel Havel, who passed in 1990; and one son, Martin Havel, who passed in 2006.

Cremation was at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.

Private inurnment will be in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Johnstown at the convenience of the family.

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.barterdonnan.com.