Helena K. Young, LPN, 44, of Cape Coral, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at Hope Hospice North in Cape Coral.
She was born in Lakehurst, N.J., a daughter of Elizabeth Casey Young and the late Howard Young. Preceding her in death besides her father were her grandparents, Anne and John Casey of Buffalo, N.Y. She was employed as a telemetry technician at Cape Coral Hospital and was also a licensed practical nurse. She also proudly served her country in the United States Navy, something that she was extremely proud of. She had resided in Cape Coral for the past 10 years coming from Brockport, N.Y.
She is survived by her daughter, Shea Skellie of Lehigh Acres, Fla.; her mother, Elizabeth Casey Young of Cape Coral; her siblings, Tracee Young (Joshua) Orzech of Syracuse, N.Y., and Kenneth (Marcie) Young of Tulsa, Okla.
Private services will be held at later date in Buffalo, N.Y. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations to www.youcaring.com/sheaskellie to help the family with expenses.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gallaher American Family Funeral Home, 2701 Cleveland Ave., Fort Myers.