Barrington – Helen D. (Kelly) Panarello, 75, of Barrington, died Tuesday, April 28,2020 after a long battle of Dementia, surrounded by her family, at the Warren Skilled Nursing and Rehab.
She was the former wife of Louis A. Panarello.
She was born in Providence a daughter of the late Thomas and Delia (Bouchard) Kelly.
Helen was a production Planner for the B.A. Ballou Jewelry Company for over 40 years, before retiring.
She has been a Barrington resident all of her life. Helen was a parishioner of St. Luke’s Church in Barrington.
She was a Girl Scout Leader for over 38 years, and she loved to camp and play cards.
Helen is the mother of Brenda Dussault and her husband Ronald of Pawtucket and Sherry Amaral and her husband Donald of Warren.
She was the grandmother of 4, and the great grandmother of 2, the Aunt of one niece and one nephew.
Helen was the sister of the late Margaret Medeiros.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 10AM in St. Luke’s Church, 108 Washington Road, Barrington, RI.
Calling hours and flowers are omitted.
Arrangements by the SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES, Warren.