Helen Kanta Trojak, 90, passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in Port Charlotte, Fla.
She was born Feb. 26, 1923, in White City, Ill.
Helen is survived by a daughter, Marilyn (Gary) Lysek of Port Charlotte; grandchildren, Christopher Lysek of Port Charlotte, Laurie (Christopher) Martin of Rollo, Ill., Jill Jim of Oklahoma, Tim (Martina) Vernooy of Germany, and Jennifer Vernooy; and great-grandchildren, Alex Lysek, Taylor Martin and Cassidy Martin. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Margaret Vernooy; and her husband, George Trojak.
Helen will be buried in May in Big Rock, Ill., next to her husband and daughter. A celebration of her life will be held at that time.
Arrangements are by Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home and Cremation Services Port Charlotte Chapel.