Eleanor “Helen” Sitko

Eleanor “Helen” (DeCesare) Sitko, 96, formerly of Providence and Deerfield Beach, Florida passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Orchard View Manor. She was the wife of the late Theodore P. Sitko to whom she had been married for 61 years until his death in 2013.

Born in Providence, she was the youngest child of the late Polidoro and Mariangela (Longo) DeCesare. Helen was a secretary for the Local 271 Laborers’ Union in Providence for many years before retiring in 1971. She and her husband did a great amount of traveling and were avid golfers in their time together.

She is survived by her nephew, Paul DeCesare and his wife Christine of Seekonk, two grandnieces, Amelia Sugerman and her husband Jonathan and Alicia Amore, one great grandniece, Olivia Amore and one great grandnephew, Cole Sugerman. She was the sister of the late Concetta DeCesare, Angela Charette, Dominic, Aquilino, Louis and Albert DeCesare.

Her services will be private.