Our beloved aunt, Helen Julien, 93, of Binghamton, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 9, 2013. To her nieces and nephews, she was a second mother, sharing many adventures and enriching our lives. She was blessed with a wonderful sense of humor, enabling her to view life's many mishaps with laughter. She was a volunteer, donating many hours of her time to her church, Lourdes Hospital, WSKG, Spedie Fest and First Night, to name just a few. Helen was an avid golfer, traveling the country to play the sport she loved. She met her husband while traveling to play golf. She was predeceased by her husband, Cecil; parents, Michael and Mary Wroblewski; sisters, Anne Steier and Mary Bigart; and nephew, William Steier. Helen is survived by nieces and nephews, Billie-Marie (David) Gross, Linda Gross, Michele (Tom) Napolitano, Marylou (Barry) Gross, Gerald Steier, Dennis (Lori) Steier and Elizabeth (Bob) Richards and their families. She leaves behind good friends, Jennie Pietryka and Helen Shulman.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at Saints John and Andrew RC Church, 1263 Vestal Ave., Binghamton with the Reverend Monsignor Michael T. Meagher officiating. Interment will follow services in Calvary Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at the DeMunn Funeral Home, 36 Conklin Ave., Binghamton. Memorial contributions in Helen's name may be made to the Lourdes Foundation, 169 Riverside Dr., Binghamton, NY 13905. To forward condolences please visit www.demunnfh.com.