MATTEWS, NC —
Helen C. DiRamio of Matthews, NC, passed away on April 14, 2014 under the care of Hospice and Palliative Care surrounded by her family. Helen was born in 1935 to the late Clinard and Pearl Hunt.
After moving to North Carolina in 1989 from the Niagara Falls - Lockport NY, area she and her husband owned and operated Pizza Etc. in Charlotte, NC until retiring in the late 1990's. During her retirement, Helen especially enjoyed her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, flower gardening and traveling with her husband.
Helen is survived by her husband of 42 years, Anthony (Tony); her sons, Thomas Sever and James Sever of Niagara Falls, NY; daughters, Sherry DeMaison (David) of Matthews, NC, Sharon Carlisle (Chuck) of Niagara Falls, NY, Janice Sargent of Williamsville, NY, Melodie Biblis (Chris) of Charlotte, NC; ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was also predeceased by a son, Ronnie Sever.
Visitation will be on Thursday, April 17th from 6:30-7:30 PM at New Testament Baptist Church, 2603 Goldmine Road, Monroe, NC. Service following visitation. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials in Helen's name may be made to New Testament Adult Day Care, 2603 Goldmine Road, Monroe, NC 28110 or to Hospice and Palliative Care-Charlotte Region, 1420 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.
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