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“Steven and David:Sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Another one of the old Hathorne Street crowd is gone. Nice lady, used to go to the same...Read More ยป
1 of 5 | Posted by: John Spange - St George, UT

“My life is better for knowing you and your family. Rest in Peace beautiful lady! ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Eileen Fagan - Salem, MA

“Dave, I am so very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. My condolences to you and your family. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Jeff Reynolds - Sebastopol, CA

“To David and Steven, my deepest sympathy for your Mom. Regards, Jean M. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Jean M. - Salem, MA

“David & Steven, Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family Vito & Mary ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Vito Piscitello - Georgetown, MA

SALEM- Mrs. Helen Margaret (Ceicarello) Sienkiewicz 84, of Salem, wife of the late Ralph Sienkiewcz, died, Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by her family.

Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Gaetano and Josephine (Rizzotti) Ceicarello. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a lifelong resident of the City of Salem. For the past two years she lived at The Colonial Gardens in Beverly.

Helen had been employed for over 25 years with the City of Salem, School Department as a cafeteria worker at both Salem High School and the Bentley School until the time of her retirement.

Always with a bright smile and quick wit, Helen enjoyed line dancing at the senior center, where she met a lot of wonderful people. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Helen loved to travel and especially loved taking cruises and traveling to Texas, California and Italy. She was a member of the former St. Mary's Italian Church in Salem, Salem Council on Aging and the AARP. Her family and friends meant the world to Helen and she truly relished the time she was able to spend with them. She was ultimately proud of the accomplishments of her children and grandchildren. She will be missed for her devotion to her family and friends.

Helen leaves two loving and caring sons, they were her whole life, David Sienkiewicz of Salem and Richmond, California; Steven A. Sienkiewicz and his wife Barbara of Gloucester, her two granddaughters, Aimee and Alison Sienkiewicz; several nieces, nephews and cousins and a dear friend, Marie Burke. She was the sister of the late Theresa Lantych, Grace Condon, Mary Piscitello and Josie Ceicarello.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral service will be held in The O'Donnell Funeral Home 46 Washington Sq., ( at Salem Common) Salem, Monday, Dec. 28th at 11 A.M.. Relatives and friends invited. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Salem. Visiting hours Monday, Dec. 28th prior to the service from 9 to 11 A.M.. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit