Helen M. Bezek, 88, of Endwell passed away Saturday May 30, 2015, after a brief illness. She was predeceased by her parents William and Anna (Gajdos) Hudanich; brother George Hudanich; daughter Geralyn (Geri) Hall and numerous brother in laws and sister in laws. She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years Frank Bezek; son Chris (Ann) Bezek, Charlotte, NC.; daughter Leslie (Michael) Sabitus, Vestal; daughter Marybeth (Rob) Salamida, Binghamton; two sisters Ann Hudanich, Austin, TX and Bonnie (Richard) Powell, Houston, TX; one brother John (Lisa) Hudanich, Maine; a sister-in-law Peggy Lindstrom, Vestal; and a brother in law Charles Bellis, Atlanta, GA; grandchildren Marc (Jenn) Bezek, GA; Keith (Tricia) Bezek, VA; Ryan Bezek, NC; Sarah Hall, ME; Hayley (Adam) Manger, NJ; Claire Salamida, CA; Allison Sabitus, IN; Jeffrey Sabitus, NY; Andrew Salamida, NY; her great grandchildren Damien, Ainsley, Chance, and Bryce Bezek; as well as numerous nieces; nephews and friends. Helen was retired with over 20 years of service at General Electric, Westover. She was a devout member of the Perpetual Adoration Chapel of Church of the Holy Family. Helen’s life was devoted to her family and she always put their needs before her own. In retirement she enjoyed travel, family dinners, berry picking, gardening, and never missing her program “Wheel of Fortune”. She was proud to keep her Slovak traditions alive through her Christmas Holy Night Suppers, Easter basket blessings and baking.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday 11 am at Church of the Holy Family, 3600 Phyllis Street. Entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City. The family will receive friends at the church Thursday from 9 am until Mass time at 11 am.