Helen M. Brett died December 11 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Mrs. Brett was born in Middlesex and resided in Somerville most of her life. She was employed in the Quality Control department of Glaxo Smith Kline Pharmecutical for many years retiring in 2000.
A member of St. Joseph Church, Raritan and a 1948 graduate of Bound Brook High School, Helen is survived by her sons James, wife Bonnie and Jeffry, wife Donna and two sisters Dorothy Vesely and Mary Olivieri. Her predeceased siblings included Evelyn Nagy, Virginia Thompson, Jessie Brown and Howard Thompson Jr.. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30am on Friday, December 13, at St. Joseph Church, 16 E. Somerset St., Raritan. Interment to follow at Hillside Cemetey, Scotch Plains. Visiting hours 6pm-8pm Thursday, (Today) December 12, at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville