June 17, 1920 ~ January 1, 2011
Helen B. Cavallaro, age 90, of Hamden, passed away on January 1, 2011 at the Hospital of St. Raphael. Born in New Haven on June 17, 1920, she was a daughter of the late John & Mary Kryznel Boris. Helen is survived by her cousins, Walter Gasuk & his wife Elsie of New Britain and Helen Lester of Raleigh, NC. She was predeceased by her sister Florence Mercer and close friend Ed Gordon. Helen was a beautician all her life, owned and operated the Powder Puff in West Haven and Parkway Beauty Salon. She was a kind and unjudgemental person that will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Friends may visit at BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Monday, Jan. 3, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM to celebrate her life and 12 noon on Tuesday Jan, 4th, to gather for her funeral procession to St. Lawrence Cemetery for burial at 1:00PM.