Flagler Beach, Florida
Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Helen Pucci, 99 of Palm Coast, died suddenly on Friday, August 3, 2012 at Florida Hospital Flagler.

She was born on December 8, 1912 in Woodbridge, NJ, to the late Andrew and Priscilla Kovacs (Hacklick).

Helen owned and operated Ilona’s Beauty Salon in Perth Amboy, NJ. In 1972 she and her husband moved to the Palm Coast area. Her memberships St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, The Hungarian Club of Ormond Beach. She enjoyed playing bridge and pinochle.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years Joseph T. Pucci in 2011.

Survivors include a daughter, Angela (Alfred) Ricci of Palm Coast, four grandchildren, Alfred (Amy) Ricci of Highlands Ranch, CO., Joseph (Lisa) Ricci of Douglassville, PA., Anthony (Jeanne) Ricci of San Francisco, CA and Nina A. Ricci of Palm Coast, FL, four grandchildren, Andrew, Connor, James, and Adam, and many nephews and nieces.

A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2012; 11:00AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. Interment of her cremated remains will follow immediately after the mass in the church columbarium.

Arrangements are in the care and trust of Craig-Flagler Palms Funeral Home.