1929 – 2011
Thompson – Helena “Dolly” (Kelaita) Vermiglio, 82, of Westside Dr., formerly of Bristol, CT, died Saturday, December 10, 2011, in UMass University Campus. Born in Bristol, CT, she was the daughter of the late David Benjamin and Yokhaver (Ayeas) Kelaita.
Prior to her retirement in 1994, Mrs. Vermiglio worked as a receptionist and secretary for Dabko Industries and TRW/SKF.
Helena is survived by her daughter, Maria (Vermiglio) Bashaw of Thompson; her sister, Mae Nimchek and her husband John of Putnam; her sister in-law Joan Kelaita of Plainville, CT; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
She was predeceased by her late brothers and their wives, William Kelaita and his wife Eileen, Joseph Kelaita and his wife Betty, and George Kelaita.
There will be no calling hours. Family requests that the funeral is private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.