Helen L. (Peters) McCready

July 4, 1922 ~ July 2, 2019 (age 96)


Helen L. McCready, 96, of Jeannette died Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at her daughter's home.  She was born July 4, 1922 in Jeannette, a daughter of the late Joseph and Rose DiLecce Peters.  Prior to retirement she worked as a Clerk at Eleanor's Dress Shop.  She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Jeannette, the church's Rosary Altar Society and the Jeannette Senior Center.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard McCready, son-in-law, Edward Malinoski and siblings; Albert and John Peters, Mary Tozzi and Adeline Cerra.  She is survived by two daughters, Virginia Mignogna and her husband William of Pitcairn and Helen Malinoski of Jeannette, five grandchildren; Terri Clemmens and husband Blaine, Susan Evangelist and husband Mike, Denise Urie and husband Randy, Kelly Poholsky and husband Mike and Ed Malinoski and wife Shannon, 12 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, a sister, Viola Gavatorta of Jeannette and numerous nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received Sunday from 1:00 pm - 6:00pm in the MASON-GELDER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 201 N. First Street, Jeannette.  A funeral mass will be celebrated Monday at 10:00 am in Sacred Heart Church with Fr. John Foriska as celebrant.  Interment will follow in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.  The Rosary Altar Society will meet at 4:00 pm in the funeral home to pray the rosary.  To send on-line condolences, visit  


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July 7, 2019

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc.
201 N. First St.
Jeannette, PA 15644

Funeral Mass
July 8, 2019

10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Church
504 Cowan Ave.
Jeannette, PA 15644

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