Helen F. Pacilli, 89, of Wilmington passed away, Tuesday, December 23, 2008 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
Helen was born October 12, 1919 in Boston, MA to William and Della Shine.
Mrs. Pacilli was preceded in death by her first husband Edward Hedvig and four sons, Joseph Lord, Kenneth, Edward and Paul Hedvig.
She was survived by her husband of 36 years Dominic Pacilli of the home, sons William Hedvig of Fairfax, VA; Michael Lord and wife June of Mesquite, TX; daughters Della Scarbrough and husband Delbert of Fredricksburg, VA; Stephanie Pedroni and husband John of Virginia Beach, VA; and Heidi Fowler and husband Rick of Leland, NC; 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Helen was a member and past president of the Sons of Italy in Vallejo, CA and Fleet Reserve Association, Branch 8, Ladies Auxiliary.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 27, 2008 at Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 2222 S 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Online condolences may be sent to www.wilmingtonburialandcremation.com
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099