Helen J. (Szolek) Eberharter

October 26, 1918 ~ March 6, 2020 (age 101)


Helen J Szolek Eberharter 101 ½, formerly of Scottdale, passed away Friday evening, March 6, 2020 in Harmon House Care Center, Mt. Pleasant.

Helen was born in Everson, October 26, 1918, a daughter of the late George and Valeria Jankowski Szolek, who died June 25, 1975 and October 18, 1962 respectively.

Helen was a longtime and faithful member of the Partner Parish of St. John The Baptist R.C. Church, Scottdale, where she was also a member of the Church Ladies Guild and assisted in many dinners for the Church and made Perogy’s for many years.  Helen was also an avid Bingo Player.

In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Stephen F. Eberharter, March 16, 1993.

Her four Brothers:

Joseph Szolek July 17, 1954

Walter J. “Shorty” Szolek November 16, 2000

Michael “Mickey” Szolek September 18, 2010

John J. “Jippy” Szolek September 21, 2011

Her two Sisters:

Veronica Szolek at the age of 6 years

Catherine V. Czekaj May 29, 1998

Helen was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving Helen are a number of loving Nieces and Nephews.

Family and friends are cordially invited to the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc., 417 Pittsburgh Street, Scottdale, Tuesday from 4 PM to 8 PM.

A Parish Vigil Service will be held Tuesday at 7:45 PM in the Funeral Home.

Parting Prayers will be offered Wednesday at 9:30 AM in the Funeral Home, followed by her Funeral Mass at 10 AM in the Partner Parish of St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, Scottdale, with the Rev Elmer Alforque, as Celebrant.

Interment will follow in St. John’s Parish Cemetery.

Helen's family will be forever grateful to Dr. Mark Williams for his professional services throughout the years , Grane Hospice for their loving care and Harmon House Care  Center for their exemplary care and compassion.

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Vigil Service
March 10, 2020

7:45 PM
Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc.
417 Pittsburgh Street
Scottdale, PA 15683

Funeral Mass
March 11, 2020

10:00 AM
Partner Parish of St. John the Baptist R.C

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