Helen Palumbo

Obituary of Helen Marie Palumbo

Helen Marie Palumbo (nee: Shaw) of Voorhees, NJ passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2019. 


Helen was born in Philadelphia and has lived in Voorhees for many years and worked at the JC Penny’s in Audubon for over 25 years.

She loved her family and best friend Theresa Cain and enjoyed listening to music with her close friend Juls.  Everyone will remember Helen for her love of desserts!!  Especially ice cream and cheesecake, and also for her crocheted blankets and having a glass of her favorite white zinfandel wine. 


She was predeceased by her parents George & Emma (Schultz) Shaw.  Helen was also predeceased by her husband Joseph Valentino Palumbo as well as her daughter Deborah Gentile, brother George Shaw and sister Annie Hazzard.

Loving mother of Dominic Palumbo; cherished grandmother of Jessica Dagney (Richard), Joseph Palumbo Sr. (Elizabeth), Joseph Gentile (Jennifer), Marybeth Palumbo (Rick), Justin Gentile, Gina Palumbo, Michael Palumbo;  great grandmother of Aiden, Joseph Jr., Sophia, Amelia, Nathan, Gianna & Ryan.

Farewell Tribute:

A Funeral Service and gathering will be held to celebrate Helen’s life at some time in the future.

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