Helen M. Barrett
1927 — 2021
Helen M. Barrett 94, a longtime resident of West Swanzey, NH, passed away on Friday, October 15, 2021, at the Alpine Center, Keene, NH. Her parents, Mary (Perowski) and Peter Porada, Sr. welcomed their daughter into the world on February 25, 1927, in Ashuelot, NH. She grew up in Keene and was a graduate of Keene High School. Helen worked in retail sales for twenty-two years with the former JJ Newbury Department Store and Woolworth Department Store, both in Keene. She was a life member of the VFW Keene Post #799 Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed gardening and yard work; taking long walks; and traveling. She was also an avid reader. Helen found a very special place in her heart for her...