A long time resident of Vernon Ave in Pittsburgh, PA. passed away peacefully on Aug. 8th, 2018 at Inspired Living Assisted Healthcare facility in Lakewood Ranch, FL.
Helen was born on Feb. 4th, 1923 to the late Anna and Anthony Babinecz. She grew up in Oakland and graduated from Schenely High School.
She met and married Carl W. Kloss of Brentwood while they both were working at McGee hospital. They celebrated more than Fifty years of marriage before his passing in 1993.
Helen was the last survivor of six siblings. Andrew Babinecz, George Babinecz, John Babinecz, Mary Langol and Margaret Takach. She is survived by her daughter Barbara (John ) Camino of Lakewood Ranch FL and her son Paul (Lou Ann) Kloss of Summerville, SC. She was blessed with four wonderful grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Helen worked for Bell Telephone and AT&T for more than forty years. She spent her latter retirement years with her son in State College, PA and more recently with her daughter in Lakewood Ranch, FL.
Helen loved good food, gardening, playing cards and working Bingo. She enjoyed going to church and especially watching and rooting for her beloved Pittsburgh Steelers. She had a great smile and a good sense of humor. She enjoyed people and was always ready and willing to provide a helping hand. She will be missed by all who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at the Cieslak & Tatko Funeral Home; 2935 Brownsville Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227 on Aug. 25th at 11am. Friends and family are welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for memorial donations to the Hospice Foundation or a charity of your choice.